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Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Financial 411: Who’s Meddling With Whom?

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Nomi Prins, A former managing director at Goldman Sachs, says it is the big banks who are playing Washington, not the reverse.

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Why is NYC a Laggard On Tech & Medicine Startups?

Monday, September 28, 2009

This study by the Center for an Urban Future says New York's research universities aren't doing enough to spin off innovative research into new private ventures.

Also check out the very diverting innovation index. One striking finding: in 2008, Silicon Valley had 40 big venture capital firms, Boston ...

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Financial 411: Innovation Startups, Not License Fees

Monday, September 28, 2009

Why university researchers in New York should start their own businesses.

Guest: Jonathan Bowles, director of the Center for an Urban Future.

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NY Moves Closer to Natural Gas Drilling Upstate

Monday, September 28, 2009

New York State will move a step closer this week to opening up the Catskills and the Southern Tier to natural gas drilling, as a key environmental assessment is made public. WNYC's Ilya Marritz explains.

REPORTER: Property owners, energy companies, and environmentalists have been waiting more ...

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Financial 411: Mayor and Businessman

Friday, September 25, 2009

As Bloomberg LP bids for BusinessWeek, what is Mike Bloomberg's role?

Guest: Greg David, Crain's New York Business.

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Financial 411: Breaking the GDP-Carbon Connection

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Congress looks for ways to reduce emissions without wrecking the economy.

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Still Giving Out To Many AAA’s?

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

A ratings agency insider says inflation still happens: Guest: Aaron Luchetti, Wall Street Journal reporter.

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How the FHA Shrinks NYC Apartments

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

A quirk in Federal Housing Administration lending guidelines is making some condo units smaller. Guest: Sally Herships, Marketplace contributor.

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Advertisers Assess Own Climate Impact

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

At the first ever New York Climate Week, some in the advertising business are assessing their own impact on global warming. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: Everything is marketed as green these days, from cars to condos.

Kelly Stephenson is with Ogilvy Earth, a unit of ...

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NYC's First Climate Week Coincides With UN General Assembly

Monday, September 21, 2009

The first ever New York City Climate Week kicks off today. It's timed to coincide with a summit of world leaders at the United Nations. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: It begins with what activists are calling a Global Wake Up Call. At exactly 18 ...

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Bernie’s Lessons for the SEC

Monday, September 21, 2009

A New Jersey Prosecutor says the Securities and Exchange Commission needs to act more prosecutorial to catch the next mega-fraud. Guest: Robert Mintz, former assistant US attorney in New Jersey and head of the government investigations and white collar criminal defense practice at McCarter & ...

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Does Retraining Workers Help?

Friday, September 18, 2009

Thomas Bailey of Teachers College says yes, if they go into nursing.

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What Jed Said

Friday, September 18, 2009

Judge Jed Rakoff’s rebuke of the SEC over its proposed settlement with Bank of America. Guest: Greg David of Crain’s New York Business.

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The Problem with the Fed: Humans Are Fallible

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Manhattan Institute’s Nicole Gelinas says the Fed is not a good choice for a systemic regulator of the economy.

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Lehman's Last Hours Remembered: "It Was Surreal"

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

HOST: When Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy exactly one year ago, most of the company's 25,000 employees lost their jobs.

29-year-old Lauren Carson worked at Lehman's headquarters on 49th Street and 7th Avenue for six years.

CARSON: I started there as a mortgage analyst and near the ...

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“It’s Been Worse Than Ever”

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

How the Wall Street meltdown one year ago has continued to hobble some construction companies. Guest: Maureen Henegan, CEO of Henegan Construction.

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Takin’ It To The Street

Monday, September 14, 2009

Obama’s tells Wall Street what changes he wants to the financial system. Guest: WNYC’s Lisa Chow.

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Weatherization Bill Heads to NY Gov's Desk

Monday, September 14, 2009

A bill is headed for Governor Paterson's desk that would create a public-private weatherization fund. Advocates say it could be a game changer in the effort to make buildings more energy efficient. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: The government would put in $112 million to ...

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Crumbled Cookie Relocates…To Ohio

Friday, September 11, 2009

Stella d’Oro leaves the Bronx, John Mack leaves the CEO job at Morgan Stanley. Guest: Greg David, Crain’s New York Business.

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“Not One Dime”

Thursday, September 10, 2009

President Obama’s pledge that changing healthcare won’t drive up the deficit. Guest: David Leonhardt of The New York Times.

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