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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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541 03/15/2018: A match made at Bear Stearns2018-03-15 15:00:00
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542 03/14/2018: Bear Stearns fell 10 years ago today2018-03-14 15:00:00
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543 03/13/2018: What "America First" looks like2018-03-13 15:00:00
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544 03/12/2018: There aren't a lot of constants left in America right now2018-03-12 06:00:00
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545 03/09/2018: Why are tariffs going up in a booming job market?2018-03-09 15:00:00
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546 03/08/2018: Suppose they gave a trade war and nobody came?2018-03-08 15:00:00
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547 03/07/2018: Economic policy is hard2018-03-07 15:00:00
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548 03/06/2018: Tariffs have winners and losers2018-03-06 15:00:00
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549 03/05/2018: Making sense of Trump's new tariffs2018-03-05 15:00:00
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550 03/02/2018: Trade wars are actually not good or easy to win2018-03-02 15:00:00
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551 03/01/2018: Uh, what's going on?2018-03-01 15:00:00
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552 02/28/2018: How much can the government tell a company what to think?2018-02-28 15:00:00
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553 02/27/2018: A conversation with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin2018-02-27 15:00:00
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554 02/26/2018: The post-America economy2018-02-26 15:00:00
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555 02/23/2018: The NRA's brand trouble2018-02-23 15:00:00
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556 02/22/2018: Remember when banking was boring?2018-02-22 15:00:00
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557 02/21/2018: "Substantial underlying economic momentum"2018-02-21 15:00:00
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558 02/20/2018: Gaze into the future with us2018-02-20 15:00:00
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02/20/2018: Gaze into the future with us

It's not often we take you deep into the underbelly of the American bond market, but today's your lucky day. The federal government kicked off a big couple of days in the Treasury market this morning. It sold almost $180 billion worth of short-term bonds, and in all there will be just over a quarter trillion dollars in new government debt by the end of the week, four billion more than the government raised in the same offering last month. That's where we're starting today, with a glimpse into the economic future. Then: PayPal and Square banned gun sales from their services years ago. Would credit cards ever do the same? What about banks? Plus, another trip to Erie for our series The Big Promise.…read more

559 02/19/18: Life after a mass shooting2018-02-19 17:45:45
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560 02/16/2018: This was supposed to be infrastructure week2018-02-16 14:43:50
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