Adam Davidson

Adam Davidson appears in the following:

Following the Money

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Adam Davidson, NPR's international business and economics correspondent, talks about his continuing coverage of the economic crisis for NPR's Planet Money and the latest plans to restructure Wall St. regulation.

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Campaign Stop

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

President Obama campaigns for Gov. Jon Corzine today in New Jersey. What would it mean for the president’s agenda if the blue state went red in November? Plus, on safari on the 7 line; a 30 Issues in 30 Days look at medical marijuana; and Planet Money’s Adam Davidson on ...

They're Bad

Monday, March 02, 2009

Planet Money’s Alex Blumberg of This American Life and NPR international business and economics correspondent Adam Davidson take another look at the financial crisis -- bad banks, toxic assets and taxpayer bailouts.

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Just the Facts

Monday, March 02, 2009

Budgets, bank bail-outs, stimulus spending – big numbers are at stake. Planet Money’s Adam Davidson and Alex Blumberg talk about their latest special, “Bad Bank” and Politifact’s Bill Adair fact-checks the debate over all those dollars. Plus, managing the mayhem at a Brooklyn car service.

Another Frightening Update on the Economy

Monday, October 20, 2008

Alex Blumberg, a producer at This American Life, and NPR correspondent Adam Davidson, talk about recent economic events.

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Equal Pay for Equal Work

Monday, October 20, 2008

In the latest installment of 30 Issues in 30 Days: both candidates say they support pay equity—but how would they implement it? And what does equal pay for equal work really mean to each of them? Plus: a conversation with former Goodyear manager Lilly Ledbetter. The overturning of her pay ...

Bailout Plan Before The House

Monday, September 29, 2008

Lawmakers spent most of the weekend finalizing the details of the emergency bailout plan. The compromised proposal is now before the House, and looks to face a tough road to approval. Diane Brady, senior editor at Business Week, discusses the current state of the bailout deal with Adam Davidson, NPR ...

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Market Watch

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

AIG has been bailed out to the tune of $85 billion. NPR's international business and economics correspondent Adam Davidson updates the latest.

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Housing Bill

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Adam Davidson, NPR correspondent for International Business and Economics, talks about the housing assistance bill just approved by the House and expected to be enacted next week. Then Sarah Gerecke, chief executive officer of Neighborhood Housing Services of New York City, talks about the local impact of the ...

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Rescuing Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

Monday, July 14, 2008

Adam Davidson, NPR correspondent for international business and economics, updates us on the financial troubles facing Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.

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Rice as Riches

Friday, April 25, 2008

Bakary Tandia, case manager and policy advocate with the African Services Committee, talks about the recent trend of African immigrants sending food home in lieu of cash remittances. Ndeye Gueye, Senegali immigrant who sends food remittances back to her home country, offers her narrative. Also, NPR's Adam Davidson ...

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Breaking News: End Of An Era

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Reports from Albany confirm that Eliot Spitzer will resign as Governor of New York. WNYC's Andrea Bernstein brings us the latest news. And Adam Davidson, NPR's business and economics reporter, helps follow the money trail. Plus, Wayne Barrett of the Village Voice reflects on Spitzer's rise and fall. Plus, Jim ...

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Are You the One? Two Democrats Debate

Friday, February 01, 2008

Hear selections from last night's Obama-Clinton debate, and NPR's Adam Davidson compares their plans to combat foreclosures.

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Market Update

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

NPR's global business correspondent Adam Davidson talks about the upheaval in the global financial markets.

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Dollar Blues

Thursday, November 08, 2007

Adam Davidson, global economics correspondent for NPR, talks about the weak dollar and the effect on global markets.

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