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Episode #31305Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Convincing talk from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke today that the Fed is ready to act to boost the economy. Susie Gharib speaks with the Former Vice-Chairman of the Fed, Alan Blinder. The American economy may be inching along, but a slowdown overseas threatens to drag down the U.S. Tonight's Market Monitor is Alan Lancz, Director of Research at LanczGlobal.com Across the country, millions of Americans are heading out for the Labor Day weekend. Ruben Ramirez takes a look at the travel outlook beyond the unofficial end to summer.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31304Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Spain puts investors around the globe on edge as the country rethinks its decision to seek a bailout. Why should U.S. investors care? We'll speak with Scott Macdonald, Head of Economic Research at MC Asset Management Holdings. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes his annual speech at Jackson Hole tomorrow morning as investors listen for clues to how and when the Fed may do something to help the economy. But within the Fed there are a range of opinions. Washington Correspondent Sylvia Hall takes a look at the dissent within the Fed. More signs today the economy may be picking up steam as consumer spending climbs to its highest level in 5 months. One beneficiary was the nation's retailers but as New York Correspondent Ruben Ramirez reports... was it just a back to school blip?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 31, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31303Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Mitt Romney's top economic advisor says tax and regulatory reforms could create millions of jobs and boost the economy. Glenn Hubbard joins us from the Republican National Convention. The US economy perked up in the spring. But, is it sustainable without help from Ben Bernanke and the Fed? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt reports. Tonight's Street Critique guest thinks we've seen the highs for the year. Russell Investments' Chief Market Strategist Stephen Wood joins us.

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  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31302Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31301Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 27, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31300Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31299Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31298Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31297Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31296Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31295Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31294Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31293Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31292Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

A rebound for retailers as they post their first monthly sales gain since March. New York Correspondent Erika Miller has details. "Hope and despair" is how one of our guests tonight describes what's happening in the markets. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Stuart Schweitzer, Vice-Chairman of JPMorgan Private Bank. The drought is frying corn and stunting the size of other crops. As Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook reports you don't have to drive out to a farm to see the damage.

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  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31291Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

We look at what Choosing Congressman Paul Ryan does for Mitt Romney's presidential chances. We'll speak with Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow at The Cato Institute. We'll get an update on the 2012 drought and take a look at what the federal government is doing to help farmers. Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook will have details. Nearly all S&P 500 firms have reported results for the second quarter but profits are up only fractionally compared to last year. New York Correspondent Erika Miller takes a look ahead to what the third quarter will look like for corporate profits.

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  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 13, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31290Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 11, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 11, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 11, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31289Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

The high-end consumer is back but the middle guy continues to struggle. NBR New York Correspondent Ruben Ramirez takes a look at what's ahead for the retail sector in the second half of the year. Stocks trade flat on little volume...we take a look at what it will take to get the little guy invested in Wall Street again. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports from New York. The Midwestern drought drives a jump in global food prices. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Scott Shellady of Trean Group.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 10, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31288Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 9, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31287Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31286Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31285Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Surprisingly strong news on the nation's job market put stock investors in a buying mood. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with JPMorgan's Chief Global Economist Bruce Kasman U.S. factories are having a tough time finding skilled workers as baby boomers prepare for retirement. NBR Chicago Correspondent Diane Eastabrook visits one firm that's training the next generation of workers. And, we wrap up our week long look at small banks and how some are finding their way by finding their niche. NBR New York Correspondent Erika Miller has details.

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  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31284Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi disappoints with no new moves to support the euro zone. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Wells Fargo's Chief Equity Strategist John Manley. Knight Capital pegs losses from its trading fiasco at $440m but the hit to Wall Street's reputation could be much more. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with TABB Group's Director of Research Adam Sussman. We continue our look at regional banks with BB&T CEO Kelly King.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31283Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Federal Reserve policymakers say they're ready to act but take no new steps to boost the economy. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with PIMCO's Co-CEO Mohamed El-Erian. Volatility rocks stocks after a technology issue at one big market maker that leads to a bumpy open at the New York Stock Exchange. What was beyond the technical glitches? We'll take a look. As we continue our look at regional banking this week NBR's Tom Hudson visits a restaurant that only received its loan thanks to a government guarantee.

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  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 2, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31282Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 12:00 AM

Americans are earning more and spending less. Blackrock's Bob Doll tells us what he thinks that means for the economic recovery. From Occupy Wall Street to big bank fees, we take a look at how smaller community banks are benefiting and taking market share from the big players in the industry. And, another day of no electricity for much of India...we explore why the trouble could last once all the power comes back.

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  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
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      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED (and 3 other local Bay Area stations) will be doing full-load testing on new equipment at Sutro Tower early Tues 4/22 between 1am & 5am. If all goes as planned the KQED transmitter will go off twice during the early part of this period for between 15 and 30 seconds each […]

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