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 14th, 2012
Episode 542 of 902 episodes
On today's show: Three Planet Money stories that aired on the radio but haven't yet made it into the show. Will A $1.9 Billion Settlement Change Banks' Behavior? Why The Falling Birthrate Is Bad News For My 2-Year-Old Son A Huge Pay Cut For Doctors Is Hiding In The Fiscal Cliff