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Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, our flagship program is all about providing context on the economic news of the day. Through stories, conversations and newsworthy numbers, we help listeners understand the economic world around them.

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181 What a rate cut means (and doesn’t mean)2019-07-29 23:09:30
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182 Why the strength of the dollar matters2019-07-26 22:24:48
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183 What’s next for Puerto Rico?2019-07-25 22:38:02
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184 DOJ takes on Big Tech2019-07-24 23:16:22
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185 Deal or no deal2019-07-23 23:11:39
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186 Slack’s quest to replace email is getting more competitive2019-07-22 22:32:42
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187 The moon landing was a giant leap for Silicon Valley2019-07-19 22:29:01
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188 Back to the budget brink2019-07-18 22:44:50
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189 The cost of living (in Shanghai)2019-07-17 23:01:44
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The cost of living (in Shanghai)

The Chinese government claims low inflation, but people in the financial hub of Shanghai complain that the cost of living is rising much faster. Last available figures put the average monthly wage in the city at 7,200 yuan or $1,047. Today, we look at what it’s like to live on that. Plus: the Fed and business leaders are puzzled by the economy, but consumers don’t seem to mind. …read more

190 Big Tech’s big day on Capitol Hill2019-07-16 23:28:23
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191 The machines know when to hold ’em, and when to fold ’em2019-07-15 22:51:58
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192 I need a vacation from my vacation2019-07-12 23:19:05
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193 What it really means when legislation “pays for itself”2019-07-11 23:54:04
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194 What’s Jerome Powell thinking, in five words or less?2019-07-10 23:32:01
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195 The data behind hiking the minimum wage2019-07-09 22:40:11
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196 Why the Fed stays independent2019-07-08 22:17:32
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197 All eyes are on the U.S. women’s soccer team. But what’s next?2019-07-05 23:14:04
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198 Let’s talk about money without making it weird2019-07-04 22:32:28
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199 Spoiler alert! Why movie trailers ruin all the fun2019-07-03 23:39:08
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200 What really happens in after-hours trading2019-07-02 23:12:17
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