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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.


Planet Money: The First 100 Days

January 19th, 2009

Episode 85 of 901 episodes

As President-elect Barack Obama prepares to take office, historian Eric Rauchway looks back at the lessons of FDR's first 100 days. And a listener from North Dakota says he is seeing the opposite of gloom and doom in his local economy.