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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.


China's Big Stimulus

November 10th, 2008

Episode 46 of 974 episodes

China has committed $586 billion to try to help the economy. It's not a bailout. It's a stimulus package. Plus: trying to buy a sweet potato on the streets of Beijing.

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