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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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441 Just because Trump says something doesn't make it true2018-08-06 15:00:00
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442 Kudlow: “Don’t class warfare me” on trade2018-08-03 06:00:00
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443 A trilli, a trilli, a trilli, a trilli2018-08-02 15:00:00
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444 The brave new world of legalized sports gambling2018-08-01 15:00:00
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445 In LA, driving to work can be a part-time job of its own2018-07-31 06:00:00
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446 Uncertainty is spelled t-a-r-i-f-f-s2018-07-30 15:00:00
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447 The latest GDP numbers are good. They're good! But ...2018-07-27 15:00:00
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448 Talking summer TV with "Sharp Objects" producer Marti Noxon2018-07-26 15:00:00
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449 A deal to make a deal to deal with a trade war2018-07-25 15:00:00
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450 A new kind of farm aid2018-07-24 15:00:00
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451 Where does welfare money really go?2018-07-23 15:00:00
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452 Live every week like it's Shark Week2018-07-20 15:00:00
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453 What does summer sound like?2018-07-19 15:00:00
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454 As Europe goes, so goes the internet2018-07-18 15:00:00
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455 What's carbon really cost?2018-07-17 15:00:00
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456 Hi, I'd like to file a complaint2018-07-16 15:00:00
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457 Mergers and mergers and mergers and acquisitions2018-07-13 15:00:00
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458 Powell on wages, transparency and independence at the Fed2018-07-12 15:00:00
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459 Full interview: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell2018-07-12 12:25:20
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Full interview: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell

In the five months since Jerome “Jay” Powell took over as chairman of the Federal Reserve, the country is facing a growing number of tests: stagnant wage growth, tariff disputes around the world and a White House that likes to publicly offer the Fed economic advice. In his first broadcast interview since taking the job, Powell told Kai Ryssdal that he is “not concerned” about political pressure and that he’s keeping his focus on carrying out the Fed’s mandate from Congress: “We have a long tradition here of conducting policy in a particular way, and that way is independent of all political concerns,” he said. They also talked about The White House's ongoing trade disputes, why wages aren't rising and inflation. You can also read the whole thing here. …read more

460 NATO's IOUs2018-07-11 15:00:00
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