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.
August 13th, 2012
Episode 503 of 974 episodes
On today's show, we visit an office building that straddles the border between Germany and the Netherlands.On one side of the building, there's a German mailbox and a German policeman. On the other side, a Dutch mailbox and a Dutch policeman.The building was supposed to make it easy to work in both countries. But it's also a reminder of how the European dream isn't yet a reality.