Business http://ripr.org en The Bottom Line: Planning For Climate Change And Business Investments http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-planning-climate-change-and-business-investments <p>Save the Bay’s Executive Director Jonathan Stone joins Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy and Rhode Island Public Radio’s Dave Fallon for our weekly business segment, The Bottom Line. They’ll talk about the intersection of planning for climate change and business investments.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50 p.m.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:50:00 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 32232 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Planning For Climate Change And Business Investments The Bottom Line: The Message Pension Mediation Sends To Outside Businesses http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-message-pension-mediation-sends-outside-businesses <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:46:48 +0000 Dave Fallon 31912 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: The Message Pension Mediation Sends To Outside Businesses The Bottom Line: Maintaining Bridges With Or Without Tolls http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-maintaining-bridges-or-without-tolls <div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>A state representative says he's outlived one Sakonnet River Bridges in his lifetime. He's concerned about whether the state will find the funds to maintain the current one.</p><p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for our weekly business segment, The Bottom Line.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 21:30:00 +0000 Dave Fallon 31554 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Maintaining Bridges With Or Without Tolls The Bottom Line: How Twin River Will Compete With Gambling In MA http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-how-twin-river-will-compete-gambling-ma <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</p><p>This week Dave and Mark talk with Twin River Chairman John Taylor. They discuss where Massachusetts is looking to put a slot parlor and casinos and what that means for Twin River’s bottom line.</p><p></p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p><p>You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50pm.</p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you. <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org">news@ripr.org</a></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:50:11 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 31189 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: How Twin River Will Compete With Gambling In MA The Bottom Line: Business Moving Into Quonset http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-business-moving-quonset <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</p><p>This week Dave and Mark talk with Steven King, managing director of the Quonset Development Corporation. They discuss the latest news that food manufacturer Greencore Group is coming to Quonset, the latest on Deepwater Wind as a tenant and how the state is making property there shovel ready.</p><p></p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p><p>You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50pm.</p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:01:20 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 30826 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Business Moving Into Quonset The Bottom Line: Why More Homes Are Selling For More In RI http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-why-more-homes-are-selling-more-ri <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><font color="#262626"><font face="Georgia, serif"><font style="font-size: 15pt">Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</font></font></font></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:11:12 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 30118 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Why More Homes Are Selling For More In RI The Bottom Line: What Will It Take To Pump Life Into RI's Economy? http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-what-will-it-take-pump-life-ris-economy <p><span style="font-size: large; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; color: rgb(30, 30, 30); ">Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</span></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:25:17 +0000 Chuck Hinman & Mark Murphy 29886 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: What Will It Take To Pump Life Into RI's Economy? The Bottom Line: Gambling In New England http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-gambling-new-england <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for our weekly business segment called The Bottom Line.</p><p>This week Catherine Welch fills in for Dave. She and Mark talk with Clyde Barrow, director of the Center for Policy Analysis at UMass Dartmouth. They discuss how gambling in Massachusetts affects Rhode Island’s gaming locations, and ask, at what point does the New England casino industry reach saturation?</p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p><p>You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50pm.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Catherine Welch & Mark Murphy 29359 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Gambling In New England The Bottom Line: How To Jump-Start The RI Economy http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-how-jump-start-ri-economy <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment The Bottom Line.</p><p>This week Dave and Mark talk with Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce President Laurie White. They discuss her takeaway from the chamber’s recent legislative luncheon, the chamber’s legislative priorities and various economic development proposals from state and community groups.</p><p></p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p><p>You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50pm.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:26:54 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 29161 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: How To Jump-Start The RI Economy Strong Chocolate Sales This Valentine’s Day For RI Chocolatier http://ripr.org/post/strong-chocolate-sales-valentine-s-day-ri-chocolatier <p>One local chocolatier says this has been a busy Valentine’s Day. Jennifer Dowell owns Jennifer’s Chocolates in Wakefield. Sales this year are way ahead of last year, she speculates that maybe the bad weather prodded couples to get their Valentine’s orders in early.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 06:11:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 29089 at http://ripr.org Strong Chocolate Sales This Valentine’s Day For RI Chocolatier