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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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1 Small businesses are barely hanging on2020-03-27 22:46:24
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2 Those medical supplies hospitals need? They’re overseas.2020-03-26 22:23:54
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3 Is this country ready for 2.5 million jobless claims in a week?2020-03-25 22:48:34
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4 What’s the difference between being laid off and being furloughed?2020-03-24 22:54:17
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5 Ben Bernanke on saving the American economy2020-03-23 22:24:35
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6 How will we know when the coronavirus crisis is over?2020-03-20 22:36:30
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7 Even traders are working from home because of COVID-192020-03-19 23:05:53
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8 How work has changed under COVID-192020-03-18 23:33:52
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9 What a coronavirus recession would look like2020-03-17 22:40:52
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10 What happens to the economy when COVID-19 throws on the brakes?2020-03-16 22:24:32
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11 Your coronavirus questions, answered2020-03-13 22:23:46
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12 This was a terrible day for markets. Here’s what comes next.2020-03-12 22:22:15
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13 The COVID-19 crisis isn’t 2008 … yet2020-03-11 22:12:32
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14 How do you prevent a coronavirus recession?2020-03-10 22:23:10
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15 How worried should we be about COVID-19 and the economy?2020-03-09 22:06:56
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16 Hollywood isn’t immune to COVID-192020-03-06 23:18:16
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17 Coronavirus is hitting America’s Port2020-03-05 23:18:07
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18 Look to the futures2020-03-04 23:24:11
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19 There’s only so much the Fed can do2020-03-03 23:24:40
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There’s only so much the Fed can do

There’s a lot the Federal Reserve can do to keep credit moving and help businesses weather the storm caused by the new coronavirus disease. Today, the Fed cut interest rates by a half point. But rates are already low, and in a COVID-19 outbreak, what if the economy needs more than the Fed can give? Plus, we’ll talk about what that decision might have been like in the Federal Open Market Committee and the reaction from the G-7 and the Treasury. …read more

20 More Americans are working from home2020-03-02 23:23:53
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