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The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening.

    Planet Money Summer School

    Planet Money Summer School

    Planet Money Summer School is a crash course in economics for your ears.

    • 2 min
    Reparations For Police Brutality (UPDATE)

    Reparations For Police Brutality (UPDATE)

    For years, some Chicago police officers tortured suspects. Survivors fought for reparations — and got them. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 31 min
    Inflation, Deflation

    Inflation, Deflation

    After decades of relative stability, prices in the US may be about to go through the roof — or the floor. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 24 min
    Seed Spy

    Seed Spy

    Espionage. Deceit. Theft. In this episode we follow the case of a global effort to steal top secret high technology: seeds. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 25 min
    Owner Of A Broken Hertz

    Owner Of A Broken Hertz

    Rental car giant Hertz declared bankruptcy last month, which should have made their stock worthless. So how come people keep buying it? | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 24 min
    Money And Justice

    Money And Justice

    We talk to podcast host Sam Sanders, Professor William A Darity Jr., social activist Oluchi Omeoga, nonprofit runner Kevin Cheng and economist Dean Karlan.

    • 26 min

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