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.
September 2nd, 2011
Episode 405 of 920 episodes
Everybody's worried about Europe's economy. What's the worst that could happen?Bank runs, political riots and falling governments, for a start. Also, the end of the euro as we know it.On today's show, David Beim, a finance professor at Colubmia's b-school, lays out a worst-case scenario for Europe.