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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.

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    • 4.8 • 98 Ratings

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.

    Used Car Talk

    Used Car Talk

    How supply and demand stalled out the used car industry. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 23 min
    How Stuff Gets Cheaper (Classic)

    How Stuff Gets Cheaper (Classic)

    In the world of consumer electronics, it pays to be cheap. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 15 min
    Amateur Hour at the Supreme Court

    Amateur Hour at the Supreme Court

    College athletes are considered amateur players. And amateurs don't make any money. But can they get more education paid for at least? | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 22 min
    Black Wall Street

    Black Wall Street

    100 years ago, Black Wall Street was destroyed. But how was it built? And what does it take to get restitution? | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 24 min
    One Hack to Fool Them All

    One Hack to Fool Them All

    How a single hack pried open the networks of giant corporations and the U.S. government itself. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 21 min
    Runaway Recommendation Engine

    Runaway Recommendation Engine

    Recommendation systems have changed how we choose what we want. But are they choosing what we want? | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

    • 20 min

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98 Ratings

98 Ratings

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Interesting, fun and smart about more than economics

Been listening to this show for some years now. Consistently interesting way beyond the borders of U.S.

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