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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.


Money Is As Money Does

November 26th, 2008

Episode 57 of 902 episodes

Ammon Shea, author of Reading the OED, defines "money." Literally. Adam Davidson takes former Treasury Under Secretary Peter Fisher out for street food, plus a mindblowing curbside chat on which kind of money is what.

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