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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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41 What makes a song successful now?2020-02-12 23:22:38
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42 I quit!2020-02-11 23:03:27
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43 What China wants with Equifax data2020-02-10 23:19:14
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44 Uber’s path to profitability2020-02-07 23:35:32
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45 How much money do you have tied up in gift cards?2020-02-06 23:18:44
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46 Advertisers are cautiously getting back on Reddit2020-02-05 23:20:16
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47 America’s debt is “unsustainable”2020-02-04 23:21:41
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48 Why mall owners are buying Forever 212020-02-03 23:45:44
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49 The big business behind “Cheer”2020-01-31 23:31:59
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50 The end of the beginning of Brexit2020-01-30 23:25:14
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51 Welcome to … the “dead zone”2020-01-29 23:14:16
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Welcome to … the “dead zone”

For a lot of retailers, especially restaurants, afternoons are tough. That’s why happy hour exists. Starbucks beat earnings expectations in part because it’s been able to bring more shoppers in during the afternoon. Today, we look at how coffee shops and other retailers are fighting through the “dead zone.” Plus: Warren Buffet gets out of newspapers, the latest from the Fed meeting, and how one man is finding shelter amid LA’s homelessness crisis. …read more

52 What weighs down GDP?2020-01-28 23:14:31
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53 Chinese workers are staying home because of coronavirus2020-01-27 23:01:34
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54 Some workers haven’t recovered from the government shutdown2020-01-24 23:24:10
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55 Low inflation is still a mystery2020-01-23 23:22:19
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56 The business of TV in 20202020-01-22 23:16:12
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57 Is this really a “blue-collar boom”?2020-01-21 23:12:12
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58 Microsoft taking a $1 billion shot at climate change2020-01-20 23:20:44
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59 The trade war had an upside for U.S. garlic farmers2020-01-17 23:36:54
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60 Citizen’s United, a decade later2020-01-16 23:15:48
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