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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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#258: China's Growth Problem

March 11th, 2011

Episode 356 of 960 episodes

In their latest five-year plan, China's leaders set a remarkable goal: Slower economic growth. It's a recognition of problems like environmental damage and rising inequality that have come with rapid growth.

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