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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.

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#161 Planet Money: Did China's Central Bank Take Your Job?

March 19th, 2010

Episode 253 of 911 episodes

s China manipulating its currency? What does it even mean to manipulate a currency, anyway, and how does a country do it? On today's Planet Money, Alex Blumberg and David Kestenbaum explain with help from economics professor Paul Wachtel and entrepreneur Imran Karim.

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