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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.


#92 Planet Money: Live!

September 15th, 2009

Episode 185 of 964 episodes

Highlights from our live debate on financial regulatory reform, hosted by Planet Money and the Pew Charitable Trusts - Bob Litan and Scott Talbott duke it out over what to do with financial institutions that are too big to fail. - Adam Levitin and Diane Casey-Landry sound off on a proposed Consumer Financial Protection Agency. - Darrell Duffie and Mark Brickell dispute the future of derivatives. With special appearances by Alice Rivlin, Martin Bailey, Charles Calomiris, Peter Wallison and Adam's dad, Jack Davidson.

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