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Planet Money Tries Really Hard Every #Podcast Episode To Find Creative, Entertaining Ways To Make Sense Of The Forces That Move Our Economy @planetmoney @matrixthinker

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 Planet Money.

Posted March 13, 2019

Freakonomics Radio Tells You Things You Always Thought You Knew (But Didn’t) And Things You Never Thought You Wanted To Know (But Do) @matrixthinker #podcast @freakonomics

Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things

Posted March 12, 2019

Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal #Podcast Streams Delivers Clear Explorations Of How Economic News Affects You @Marketplace @matrixthinker

Marketplace® is the leading business news program in the nation. Host Kai Ryssdal and our team of reporters bring you clear explorations of how economic news affects you, through stories, conversatio

Posted March 12, 2019

Bear Stearns on trial

February 27, 2019 During the worst of the financial crisis, two hedge fund managers were tried in court for securities fraud ... and acquitted. We look at what happened in the

Posted February 26, 2019

After the financial crisis, it was hard to make a case stick

February 28, 2019 As the nation was slowly recovering from the financial crisis, the Justice Department had a choice: Go after big banks with criminal cases that could be tough to

Posted February 27, 2019

The internet is magic

March 01, 2019 Magic, one of America’s oldest pastimes and a multimillion-dollar industry, has been transformed by the digital age. We talk with Ian Frisch about how the internet has democratized t

Posted February 28, 2019

Repeat after us: China isn't paying tariffs

March 04, 2019 American companies and consumers are, according to multiple new studies. We take a closer look. Then: The 2020 election has barely begun, and candidates are already sick of

Posted March 03, 2019

Are you getting a raise yet?

March 05, 2019 Economists have been puzzled by slow wage growth in a very tight labor market, but a string of new reports indicate that wages may finally be moving up

Posted March 04, 2019

Bonus: Why didn't any Wall Street CEO go to jail after the financial crisis?

March 06, 2019 Your regularly scheduled episode of Marketplace will be up this afternoon. Until then, let's take a look the question we received most throughout our reporting on the 10-year anniversa

Posted March 05, 2019

Who controls the future of AI?

March 06, 2019 It's in the way Netflix chooses the next show for you to binge on, and it's part of the technology that protects your credit card purchases. But if

Posted March 05, 2019

The word of the day is "uncertainty"

March 07, 2019 Between the trade war, Brexit, North Korea, oil and more, the word “uncertainty” has appeared a lot in recent news. Today we talk about what it means and

Posted March 06, 2019

The business of predicting the box office

March 08, 2019 The pace of hiring all but ground to a halt in February, despite a blockbuster jobs report in January. We look at the factors behind the hiring slowdown

Posted March 07, 2019

How to read President Trump's budget

March 11, 2019 President Donald Trump released his 2020 budget proposal today, calling for shrinking spending on education and foreign aid. Today, we talk about what else is in there and

Posted March 10, 2019

Gateway to Innovation Honored for Promoting Stronger Communities

2019 Honoree"This award recognizes the volunteer efforts and financial impact our very unique one-day technology conference generates in terms of long-lasting results." ST. LOUIS, Mo.

Posted March 12, 2019

Money Management Institute Report Highlights Shift to Household-Level...

NEW YORK (PRWEB)March 11, 2019 A distinct shift in focus from the utilization of discrete products, accounts, and technology tools to holistic, household-level integrated

Posted March 12, 2019

THAT Agency Redesigns Synergy Homes Website

The home page of the newly redesigned Synergy Homes websiteThe redesign positions

Posted March 12, 2019

Civicom Marketing Research Services showcases Glide Central at Quirk’s...

Civicom’s showcase at Quirk’s East provided market researchers exposure to the Glide

Posted March 12, 2019

Soft-Tex International Deepens Partnership with Bazaarvoice to Enhance...

Soft-Tex InternationalSoft-Tex is well-known for consistently bringing innovative new product to the marketplace, and now with Bazaarvoice’s solutions, we will have a more streamlined

Posted March 12, 2019

Women Entrepreneurs are Increasingly More Diverse and Educated...

Guidant Financial Women In Business Infographic 2019“The data clearly shows that women entrepreneurs are younger and more educated, plus more resourceful in where they find funding,“

Posted March 12, 2019