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.
December 17th, 2010
Episode 334 of 954 episodes
Economists love to point out that the simplest products -- a pencil, say -- are the results of an incredibly complex system. On today's podcast, we talk to the economist Tim Harford, who once marveled at the beauty and complexity hidden in a cup of cappuccino. But now, he questions if that complexity is always good.
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