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The economy, explained, with stories and surprises. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening. That's what we're going for at <em>Planet Money</em>. People seem to like it.


#13 Planet Money: Obama?s Political Economy

March 5th, 2009

Episode 105 of 974 episodes

The Obama administration has repeatedly called nationalizing the banks the wrong approach. U.S. policy analyst Sean West of Eurasia Group says the White House is still leaving the door open to that option, but quietly. Plus: Defining the "velocity of money," and a listener checks in from his very good life.

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