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About Your Extended Warranty
Published: 09 April 2021
Duration: 00:24:25
How Jacob Loud's Land Was Lost
Published: 07 April 2021
Duration: 00:23:43
Two Indicators: Boomtown & Bye Bye
Published: 02 April 2021
Duration: 00:15:25
The Curse Of The Black Lotus (Update)
Published: 31 March 2021
Duration: 00:19:41
Socialism 101
Published: 26 March 2021
Duration: 00:23:53
You Asked For Shots, Tuna, Metal, and Money
Published: 24 March 2021
Duration: 00:24:44
The New Shape Of Pasta
Published: 19 March 2021
Duration: 00:24:26
The Even More Minimum Wage
Published: 17 March 2021
Duration: 00:21:21
The $69 Million JPEG
Published: 13 March 2021
Duration: 00:22:16
Nigeria, You Win! (Update)
Published: 10 March 2021
Duration: 00:19:45
The Marriage Pact
Published: 06 March 2021
Duration: 00:20:43
Happy Fed Independence Day (Update)
Published: 03 March 2021
Duration: 00:22:08
We Buy A Superhero 3: Resurrection
Published: 27 February 2021
Duration: 00:31:53
Bond Voyage
Published: 24 February 2021
Duration: 00:21:46
We Buy A Superhero 2: Loophole
Published: 19 February 2021
Duration: 00:23:27
Why Printers Are The Worst
Published: 17 February 2021
Duration: 00:20:34
We Buy A Superhero 1: Origins
Published: 13 February 2021
Duration: 00:22:58
Can't Let It Go
Published: 10 February 2021
Duration: 00:19:30
Fine and Punishment
Published: 05 February 2021
Duration: 00:21:37
Robinhood's Very Bad Day
Published: 03 February 2021
Duration: 00:20:28
Can't Stop GameStop
Published: 30 January 2021
Duration: 00:27:16
The World's Biggest Battery (Classic)
Published: 27 January 2021
Duration: 00:21:59
How Desi Invented Television
Published: 23 January 2021
Duration: 00:28:18
Modern Monetary Theory (Classic)
Published: 20 January 2021
Duration: 00:24:02
The Great Gatsby
Published: 16 January 2021
Duration: 04:28:48
Nervous TikTok
Published: 14 January 2021
Duration: 00:24:53
Planet Monet (Classic)
Published: 11 January 2021
Duration: 00:17:56
The Bees Go To California (Classic)
Published: 08 January 2021
Duration: 00:23:54
Chaos At The Capitol
Published: 07 January 2021
Duration: 00:16:20
Bitcoin Losers (Classic)
Published: 01 January 2021
Duration: 00:22:29
The Rest Of The Story, 2020
Published: 30 December 2020
Duration: 00:25:16
How To Stop An Asteroid (UPDATE)
Published: 25 December 2020
Duration: 00:24:08
Fork The Government
Published: 24 December 2020
Duration: 00:24:37
The Mixtape Drama
Published: 19 December 2020
Duration: 00:29:51
The Case Against Facebook
Published: 17 December 2020
Duration: 00:21:04
We Buy A Lot Of Christmas Trees
Published: 11 December 2020
Duration: 00:29:20
The Stolen Company (Classic)
Published: 10 December 2020
Duration: 00:23:41
How The Rat Blew Up
Published: 05 December 2020
Duration: 00:22:39
Before The Shot In The Arm
Published: 03 December 2020
Duration: 00:24:20
Hot Dog Hail Mary (Classic)
Published: 27 November 2020
Duration: 00:20:40
Swamp Gravy (UPDATE)
Published: 25 November 2020
Duration: 00:30:52
All Your Genes Are Belong To Us
Published: 21 November 2020
Duration: 00:24:56
Trade Show (UPDATE)
Published: 18 November 2020
Duration: 00:21:42
Biden Time
Published: 13 November 2020
Duration: 00:19:25
Worst. Tariffs. Ever. (Classic)
Published: 11 November 2020
Duration: 00:22:17
Hacking The Perfect Auction
Published: 06 November 2020
Duration: 00:24:32
What's Next for the Economy?
Published: 04 November 2020
Duration: 00:21:59
What Economy Are You Voting For?
Published: 30 October 2020
Duration: 00:17:35
Who Gets To Vote In Florida?
Published: 28 October 2020
Duration: 00:23:30
Frame Canada
Published: 23 October 2020
Duration: 00:24:56
Hey Google, Are You Too Big?
Published: 22 October 2020
Duration: 00:18:01
Opening Schools And Other Hard Decisions
Published: 16 October 2020
Duration: 00:17:34
Caste Arrives In Silicon Valley
Published: 14 October 2020
Duration: 00:17:56
Political Ad Nauseam
Published: 09 October 2020
Duration: 00:22:35
Rethinking Black Wealth
Published: 07 October 2020
Duration: 00:20:59
Call Center Call Out
Published: 02 October 2020
Duration: 00:29:55
Trump's Tiny Taxes
Published: 01 October 2020
Duration: 00:21:22
Sell Me Your Climate Bombs
Published: 25 September 2020
Duration: 00:26:10
REDMAP (Update)
Published: 23 September 2020
Duration: 00:26:49
Apple v Everybody
Published: 18 September 2020
Duration: 00:21:43
After The Plague
Published: 16 September 2020
Duration: 00:22:49
Waste Land
Published: 11 September 2020
Duration: 00:24:02
We Buy A Junk Bond
Published: 09 September 2020
Duration: 00:24:48
The Murderer, The Boy King, And The Invention Of Modern Finance
Published: 05 September 2020
Duration: 00:21:22
SUMMER SCHOOL: Graduation!
Published: 02 September 2020
Duration: 00:20:10
The Old Rules Were Dumb Anyway
Published: 28 August 2020
Duration: 00:22:00
SUMMER SCHOOL 8: Risk & Disaster
Published: 26 August 2020
Duration: 00:27:32
Crisis At The Post Office
Published: 22 August 2020
Duration: 00:21:45
SUMMER SCHOOL 7: Advertising & Race
Published: 19 August 2020
Duration: 00:29:59
Big Rigged
Published: 14 August 2020
Duration: 00:24:43
SUMMER SCHOOL 6: Taxes & Donald Duck
Published: 12 August 2020
Duration: 00:27:41
Mask Communication
Published: 07 August 2020
Duration: 00:26:26
SUMMER SCHOOL 5: Trade & Santa
Published: 05 August 2020
Duration: 00:26:24
College Fails
Published: 31 July 2020
Duration: 00:18:27
SUMMER SCHOOL 4: Scarcity & Pistachios
Published: 29 July 2020
Duration: 00:28:31
Rest of the Story, Pandemic Edition
Published: 24 July 2020
Duration: 00:25:32
SUMMER SCHOOL 3: Profit & Cocaine
Published: 23 July 2020
Duration: 00:27:58
BONUS: The Kerner Commission
Published: 20 July 2020
Duration: 00:26:24
Getting Out Of Prison Sooner
Published: 18 July 2020
Duration: 00:27:51
SUMMER SCHOOL 2: Markets & Pickles
Published: 16 July 2020
Duration: 00:31:23
Hollywood's Black List
Published: 10 July 2020
Duration: 00:24:20
SUMMER SCHOOL 1: Choices & Dating
Published: 08 July 2020
Duration: 00:32:48
Planet Money Summer School
Published: 06 July 2020
Duration: 00:02:00
Reparations For Police Brutality (UPDATE)
Published: 03 July 2020
Duration: 00:31:11
Inflation, Deflation
Published: 01 July 2020
Duration: 00:24:12
Seed Spy
Published: 27 June 2020
Duration: 00:25:05
Owner Of A Broken Hertz
Published: 24 June 2020
Duration: 00:24:14
Money And Justice
Published: 19 June 2020
Duration: 00:26:49
The Problem Of The Root (2018)
Published: 17 June 2020
Duration: 00:22:35
Patent Racism
Published: 12 June 2020
Duration: 00:25:50
The Very First Vaccine
Published: 10 June 2020
Duration: 00:21:35
Police Unions And Police Violence
Published: 05 June 2020
Duration: 00:13:53
Where'd The Money Go, And Other Questions
Published: 04 June 2020
Duration: 00:22:31
Small America Vs. Big Internet
Published: 30 May 2020
Duration: 00:22:47
Three Big Ideas
Published: 27 May 2020
Duration: 00:20:17
J. Screwed
Published: 23 May 2020
Duration: 00:20:55
How To Get Trillions To Millions
Published: 20 May 2020
Duration: 00:17:05
Episode 1,000
Published: 16 May 2020
Duration: 00:25:38
The Restaurant From The Future
Published: 13 May 2020
Duration: 00:22:13
Journey To The Center Of The Fed
Published: 08 May 2020
Duration: 00:23:55
Georgia's Open Question
Published: 07 May 2020
Duration: 00:26:13
About That Hazard Pay
Published: 01 May 2020
Duration: 00:21:57
Buybacks And Bailouts
Published: 30 April 2020
Duration: 00:23:20
Making It Work
Published: 24 April 2020
Duration: 00:20:47
Negative Oil
Published: 23 April 2020
Duration: 00:16:22
The Mask Mover
Published: 17 April 2020
Duration: 00:23:11
Lives Vs. The Economy
Published: 15 April 2020
Duration: 00:25:24
The Big Small Business Rescue
Published: 11 April 2020
Duration: 00:22:54
What If No One Pays Rent?
Published: 09 April 2020
Duration: 00:21:59
The Economics Of Hospital Beds
Published: 04 April 2020
Duration: 00:21:14
The Race To Make Ventilators
Published: 31 March 2020
Duration: 00:24:03
America Unemployed
Published: 28 March 2020
Duration: 00:22:58
Where Do We Get $2,000,000,000,000?
Published: 26 March 2020
Duration: 00:20:29
Food And Farmworkers
Published: 25 March 2020
Duration: 00:17:07
You Asked About The Virus Economy
Published: 24 March 2020
Duration: 00:28:44
How To Save The Economy Now
Published: 20 March 2020
Duration: 00:13:43
How To Test A Country
Published: 19 March 2020
Duration: 00:21:51
The Fed Fights The Virus
Published: 16 March 2020
Duration: 00:18:17
Medicine For The Economy
Published: 14 March 2020
Duration: 00:25:17
Coronavirus, Oil, and Kansas
Published: 11 March 2020
Duration: 00:18:16
Where's The Vaccine?
Published: 07 March 2020
Duration: 00:20:36
Terms Of Service
Published: 05 March 2020
Duration: 00:17:25
Reparations In New Zealand
Published: 28 February 2020
Duration: 00:27:46
Vodka Proof
Published: 26 February 2020
Duration: 00:20:29
Michael Milken
Published: 21 February 2020
Duration: 00:21:26
Indicate This
Published: 19 February 2020
Duration: 00:20:09
The CryptoQueen
Published: 15 February 2020
Duration: 00:33:41
Our Valentines 2020
Published: 12 February 2020
Duration: 00:23:31
Raw Milk Deal
Published: 07 February 2020
Duration: 00:19:11
Small Change
Published: 05 February 2020
Duration: 00:21:45
The Island No One Owns
Published: 01 February 2020
Duration: 00:29:13
The Trouble With Table 101
Published: 30 January 2020
Duration: 00:23:21
Escheat Show
Published: 24 January 2020
Duration: 00:21:17
The Rise Of Putin
Published: 23 January 2020
Duration: 00:28:37
Das Green Old Deal
Published: 17 January 2020
Duration: 00:20:39
BILLBOARDS
Published: 16 January 2020
Duration: 00:24:09
13,000 Economists. 1 Question.
Published: 10 January 2020
Duration: 00:21:01
The Cost Of Free Doughnuts
Published: 08 January 2020
Duration: 00:20:02
Advanced Fairness At The Marathon
Published: 04 January 2020
Duration: 00:23:56
How Four Drinking Buddies Saved Brazil
Published: 01 January 2020
Duration: 00:22:06
The Rest Of The Story, 2019
Published: 27 December 2019
Duration: 00:23:16
The Writers Revolt
Published: 25 December 2019
Duration: 00:22:32
Things We Learned in 2019
Published: 21 December 2019
Duration: 00:21:09
When Reagan Broke the Unions
Published: 19 December 2019
Duration: 00:22:35
You're Giving Your Boss A Loan
Published: 14 December 2019
Duration: 00:22:05
The Bell Wars
Published: 11 December 2019
Duration: 00:21:07
The Carriage Tax
Published: 07 December 2019
Duration: 00:18:40
Slot Flaw Scofflaws
Published: 04 December 2019
Duration: 00:22:43
Pirate Videos
Published: 29 November 2019
Duration: 00:19:35
We Cooked A Peacock
Published: 27 November 2019
Duration: 00:20:34
What Is Foreign Interference, Anyway?
Published: 22 November 2019
Duration: 00:22:57
Three Sides Of A Car Loan
Published: 20 November 2019
Duration: 00:26:04
Sperm Banks
Published: 16 November 2019
Duration: 00:24:45
Snakebite
Published: 13 November 2019
Duration: 00:24:35
Overrated Or Underrated?
Published: 08 November 2019
Duration: 00:14:44
Free Love, Free Market
Published: 06 November 2019
Duration: 00:22:24
The Pigou Club
Published: 02 November 2019
Duration: 00:21:35
A Series Of Unfortunate Recessions
Published: 31 October 2019
Duration: 00:16:51
Some-of-the-Money Ball
Published: 25 October 2019
Duration: 00:21:01
Fries Of The Future
Published: 23 October 2019
Duration: 00:21:07
The Liberty City
Published: 19 October 2019
Duration: 00:23:30
Blockchain Gang
Published: 16 October 2019
Duration: 00:22:23
We Should Have Mentioned That
Published: 11 October 2019
Duration: 00:22:31
BOTUS
Published: 09 October 2019
Duration: 00:21:59
Unicorn Cowboy
Published: 04 October 2019
Duration: 00:21:47
Capitalism In The Courtroom
Published: 02 October 2019
Duration: 00:21:18
Three Bets
Published: 28 September 2019
Duration: 00:22:16
When India's Cash Disappeared
Published: 25 September 2019
Duration: 00:25:01
Interest Rates... Why So Negative?
Published: 20 September 2019
Duration: 00:19:30
Strike One
Published: 18 September 2019
Duration: 00:17:32
The Working Tapes Of Studs Terkel
Published: 13 September 2019
Duration: 00:28:58
How To Make It In The Music Business
Published: 11 September 2019
Duration: 00:22:37
The Marshall Plan
Published: 07 September 2019
Duration: 00:21:13
Where Dollar Bills Come From
Published: 04 September 2019
Duration: 00:16:17
Moving To Opportunity?
Published: 30 August 2019
Duration: 00:20:49
The Modal American
Published: 29 August 2019
Duration: 00:28:25
You Asked For A Food Show
Published: 23 August 2019
Duration: 00:25:49
Two Yield Curve Indicators
Published: 21 August 2019
Duration: 00:18:54
Find The Helium
Published: 16 August 2019
Duration: 00:25:12
How Solar Got Cheap
Published: 14 August 2019
Duration: 00:17:31
Deep Learning With The Elephants
Published: 09 August 2019
Duration: 00:25:24
The IT Guy Vs. The Con Artist
Published: 07 August 2019
Duration: 00:21:53
Twins
Published: 03 August 2019
Duration: 00:22:36
That Time We Shorted America, Part Two
Published: 31 July 2019
Duration: 00:19:58
That Time We Shorted America, Part One
Published: 26 July 2019
Duration: 00:21:35
Could A Wealth Tax Work?
Published: 24 July 2019
Duration: 00:22:36
Hong Kong
Published: 19 July 2019
Duration: 00:22:01
The Indicator In The House
Published: 18 July 2019
Duration: 00:20:51
So, Should We Recycle?
Published: 13 July 2019
Duration: 00:23:06
A Mob Boss, A Garbage Boat and Why We Recycle
Published: 10 July 2019
Duration: 00:25:03
Stuck In China's Panopticon
Published: 05 July 2019
Duration: 00:26:36
Eagles vs. Chickens
Published: 03 July 2019
Duration: 00:20:35
Good Teachers, Bad Deal
Published: 28 June 2019
Duration: 00:26:18
The Cost of Getting Your Money Back
Published: 27 June 2019
Duration: 00:19:45
Tales From The Parking Lot
Published: 21 June 2019
Duration: 00:23:44
What Should We Be Worried About?
Published: 19 June 2019
Duration: 00:18:47
Are Cities Overrated?
Published: 14 June 2019
Duration: 00:17:52
The Planet Money Workout
Published: 12 June 2019
Duration: 00:17:12
The Day Of Two Noons
Published: 07 June 2019
Duration: 00:20:46
The Salmon Taboo
Published: 05 June 2019
Duration: 00:16:41
Quit Threat!
Published: 31 May 2019
Duration: 00:22:01
The Whistleblower Whisperer
Published: 29 May 2019
Duration: 00:23:15
How To Meddle In An Election
Published: 24 May 2019
Duration: 00:23:17
Trump and Deutsche, A Long Affair
Published: 23 May 2019
Duration: 00:26:41
Counting The Homeless
Published: 18 May 2019
Duration: 00:22:00
A Mathematician, The Last Supper, And The Birth Of Accounting
Published: 15 May 2019
Duration: 00:17:39
How Uncle Jamie Broke Jeopardy
Published: 10 May 2019
Duration: 00:27:51
You Asked The Listener Question Hotline
Published: 08 May 2019
Duration: 00:20:53
Economics, Sexism, Data
Published: 03 May 2019
Duration: 00:24:20
Why The Price of Coke Didn't Change For 70 years
Published: 01 May 2019
Duration: 00:20:34
Dollar Stores Vs Lettuce
Published: 27 April 2019
Duration: 00:20:35
I Am Not A Robot
Published: 24 April 2019
Duration: 00:24:45
Two Spring Indicators
Published: 19 April 2019
Duration: 00:21:08
How Much Does This Cow Weigh?
Published: 17 April 2019
Duration: 00:19:15
The Chicago Boys, Part II
Published: 12 April 2019
Duration: 00:27:27
The Chicago Boys, Part I
Published: 11 April 2019
Duration: 00:24:27
Joke Theft
Published: 06 April 2019
Duration: 00:26:24
Tax Hero
Published: 04 April 2019
Duration: 00:23:50
A New Way To Pay For College
Published: 29 March 2019
Duration: 00:19:45
The Phoebus Cartel
Published: 28 March 2019
Duration: 00:31:04
Bad Cops Are Expensive
Published: 22 March 2019
Duration: 00:20:23
Why A Dead Shark Costs $12 Million
Published: 20 March 2019
Duration: 00:19:31
The Stolen Company
Published: 15 March 2019
Duration: 00:22:05
Cat Scam
Published: 13 March 2019
Duration: 00:23:00
Mexico Fights The Fuel Pirates
Published: 08 March 2019
Duration: 00:17:59
The Starbury
Published: 07 March 2019
Duration: 00:25:18
Happy Fed Independence Day
Published: 02 March 2019
Duration: 00:19:55
New Orleans Vs. Airbnb
Published: 28 February 2019
Duration: 00:22:25
Antitrust 3: Big Tech
Published: 22 February 2019
Duration: 00:23:56
Antitrust 2: The Paradox
Published: 20 February 2019
Duration: 00:19:53
Antitrust 1: Standard Oil
Published: 15 February 2019
Duration: 00:23:53
A Fake Bank For Money Laundering Run By The Government
Published: 14 February 2019
Duration: 00:19:37
Our Valentines 2019
Published: 08 February 2019
Duration: 00:17:56
The Lost Plane
Published: 07 February 2019
Duration: 00:16:37
Who Won The Bet Over Bitcoin?
Published: 01 February 2019
Duration: 00:19:16
Who Started The Wildfire?
Published: 30 January 2019
Duration: 00:21:14
The Division Problem
Published: 25 January 2019
Duration: 00:21:12
Brilliant Vs. Boring
Published: 23 January 2019
Duration: 00:22:38
The Pay-What-You-Want Experiment
Published: 18 January 2019
Duration: 00:19:19
The First Shutdown
Published: 17 January 2019
Duration: 00:15:26
You Asked For It, Yet Again
Published: 12 January 2019
Duration: 00:25:01
All In
Published: 09 January 2019
Duration: 00:20:54
The Price of a Hack
Published: 04 January 2019
Duration: 00:16:19
Do It For Your Country
Published: 02 January 2019
Duration: 00:18:42
The Rest Of The Story, Winter 2018
Published: 28 December 2018
Duration: 00:23:40
The Curse Of The Black Lotus
Published: 26 December 2018
Duration: 00:20:10
BONUS INDICATOR: The Calculator That Time Forgot
Published: 24 December 2018
Duration: 00:08:08
A Very Planet Money Christmas Carol
Published: 21 December 2018
Duration: 00:26:55
Synthetic Reefer Madness
Published: 20 December 2018
Duration: 00:28:36
BONUS INDICATOR: The Measure Of A Tragedy
Published: 17 December 2018
Duration: 00:10:36
The Prisoners of the Trade War
Published: 15 December 2018
Duration: 00:17:46
What's A Penny Worth?
Published: 13 December 2018
Duration: 00:22:45
Is Amazon Good For New York?
Published: 07 December 2018
Duration: 00:21:37
Why Car Safety Is A Trade Barrier
Published: 06 December 2018
Duration: 00:21:00
The Secret Target
Published: 01 December 2018
Duration: 00:23:12
Kid Rock Vs. The Scalpers
Published: 28 November 2018
Duration: 00:22:20
Mugshots For Sale
Published: 23 November 2018
Duration: 00:20:47
The Laws of The Office
Published: 21 November 2018
Duration: 00:24:12
Kansas City Vs. Kansas City
Published: 17 November 2018
Duration: 00:22:08
Patent Deception
Published: 15 November 2018
Duration: 00:28:34
Why Did The Cow Cross The Border?
Published: 10 November 2018
Duration: 00:21:12
Hot Dog Hail Mary
Published: 07 November 2018
Duration: 00:19:31
The Seattle Experiment
Published: 02 November 2018
Duration: 00:22:58
The Halloween Tapes
Published: 31 October 2018
Duration: 00:24:32
Blacklisted In China
Published: 26 October 2018
Duration: 00:20:34
The First Lottery & How To Beat The Odds
Published: 23 October 2018
Duration: 00:23:43
Trump vs. Red Tape
Published: 19 October 2018
Duration: 00:20:57
What Causes What?
Published: 17 October 2018
Duration: 00:19:24
The Student Loan Whistleblower
Published: 12 October 2018
Duration: 00:20:32
The History of Light (Nobel Edition)
Published: 08 October 2018
Duration: 00:21:51
Moneyland
Published: 05 October 2018
Duration: 00:21:35
Anatomy Of A Scam
Published: 03 October 2018
Duration: 00:23:28
Special Report: Asylum Crackdown
Published: 29 September 2018
Duration: 00:34:56
Modern Monetary Theory
Published: 27 September 2018
Duration: 00:22:32
Tweak This
Published: 21 September 2018
Duration: 00:18:00
The Tale Of The Onion King
Published: 19 September 2018
Duration: 00:16:23
The Central (Bankers') Question
Published: 15 September 2018
Duration: 00:22:09
For Our 10th Anniversary, Episode #1
Published: 12 September 2018
Duration: 00:29:00
The 13th Hole
Published: 08 September 2018
Duration: 00:20:49
When Subaru Came Out
Published: 05 September 2018
Duration: 00:20:18
Big Government Cheese
Published: 31 August 2018
Duration: 00:23:08
New Jersey Bails Out
Published: 29 August 2018
Duration: 00:20:37
Food Scare Squad
Published: 24 August 2018
Duration: 00:22:30
New Jersey Wine
Published: 22 August 2018
Duration: 00:20:30
The World's Longest Yard Sale
Published: 17 August 2018
Duration: 00:25:34
Trash!
Published: 15 August 2018
Duration: 00:15:56
You Asked For Even More
Published: 10 August 2018
Duration: 00:19:59
Open Office
Published: 08 August 2018
Duration: 00:19:06
Venezuela's Fugitive Money Traders
Published: 03 August 2018
Duration: 00:19:02
The Postal Illuminati
Published: 01 August 2018
Duration: 00:22:15
Yes In My Backyard
Published: 27 July 2018
Duration: 00:19:41
The Poop Cartel
Published: 25 July 2018
Duration: 00:24:19
The New Socialists
Published: 20 July 2018
Duration: 00:15:44
The One-Page Plan To Fix Global Warming Revisited
Published: 18 July 2018
Duration: 00:24:06
Peak Sand
Published: 13 July 2018
Duration: 00:18:54
LeBron James Is Still Underpaid
Published: 11 July 2018
Duration: 00:21:39
Two Summer Indicators
Published: 06 July 2018
Duration: 00:21:57
Peanuts And Cracker Jack
Published: 03 July 2018