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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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#220 Planet Money: Gold!

October 18th, 2010

Episode 317 of 911 episodes

On today's Planet Money, we make a radical change in our investment strategy: We buy gold. And we find that our new investment raises some unsettling questions. Music: Dispatch's "Flying Horses."

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