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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.


#130 Planet Money: SEC Just Now Seeking Key Information On Meltdown

December 17th, 2009

Episode 223 of 902 episodes

On today's Planet Money: In an ongoing investigation by ProPublica, a non-profit investigative newsroom, in collaboration with NPR's Planet Money, reporters found that almost three years since banks starting taking losses that led to the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, the Securities and Exchange Commission is still asking basic questions about what happened. Planet Money's Adam Davidson and Chana Joffe-Walt and Propublica's Jake Bernstein and Jesse Eisinger talk about the story, published Wednesday on NPR.org.

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