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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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02/22/2018: Remember when banking was boring?

Here we are, 10 years after the American financial system imploded, and something amazing has happened. President Donald Trump came into office saying he would "do a big number" on the "disaster" that was Dodd-Frank, but now his administration is keeping key parts of the legislation, like the rule letting the government liquidate a failing financial firm in a crisis. And you know what? Banks seem OK with that. We'll explain. Then: We spent some time last year talking about how the president can affect stock prices with a tweet, but he's not the only one. Snap shares dropped 6 percent today after Kylie Jenner said she hardly uses Snapchat anymore. What's that say about the company's business model? Plus, the economics of TV's reboot frenzy.…read more

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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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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