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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.


#230 Planet Money: Pietra Rivoli's T-Shirt Travels

November 20th, 2010

Episode 327 of 901 episodes

Okay we admit it, we stole our idea to make a t-shirt and report every part of the process from Pietra Rivoli, who wrote the book, The Travels of a T-shirt in a Global Economy. Pietra followed the story of her t-shirt across three continents and along the way she learned about the many factors outside the market that impacted its production.