David Brancaccio is a familiar voice for Marketplace listeners. He has been a special correspondent for Marketplace's Economy 4.0 series and will now host the Marketplace Morning Report.
In the early 1990s, David Brancaccio was Marketplace's European correspondent based in London, and hosted Marketplace from 1993 to 2003. He co-anchored the PBS television news magazine program NOW with journalist Bill Moyers from 2003 to 2005, before taking over as the program's solo anchor in 2005. He also hosted public television's California Connected and hosted a series of long-form public radio documentaries on international affairs produced by the Stanley Foundation. Brancaccio was special correspondent for Marketplace's Economy 4.0 series, which focused on in-depth reporting on ways to make the economy better serve more people.
Brancaccio specializes in telling stories important to our economy and our democracy through the eyes of the real people who live in the cross hairs of crucial issues. His accessible yet authoritative approach to investigative reporting and in-depth interviewing earned his work the highest honors in broadcast journalism, including the Peabody, the Columbia-duPont, the Emmy, and the Walter Cronkite awards.