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with Kai Ryssdal

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Public radio's only national series about the global economy and finance takes a broad view of business, covering any story related to money — most of the world's stories are. Hosted by Kai Ryssdal.

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On the ground from Kathmandu, Nepal
Aid workers face challenges after a devastating quake.
(04/27/2015)

Service Info: It's like Yelp...but for refugees
The IRC unveils a Yelp-like service for refugees
(04/27/2015)

Why in the world do airlines overbook tickets?
It's intentional, and not totally evil — it might even be good.
(03/18/2015)

Chipotle goes GMO-free, except for the meat
Animals raised on a GMO-free diet are too hard to come by.
(04/27/2015)

Remittances play a big role in Nepal's economy
Nepal is unusually dependent on remittances as a percentage of GDP.
(04/27/2015)

What Corinthian Colleges' failure means at for-profits
Corinthian Colleges Inc. says it will close its remaining campuses.
(04/27/2015)

The White House unveils its new china
That's china, small-c, as in fancy dishes.
(04/27/2015)

Sizzling summer nights: Working in a bacon factory
One woman remembers her first job.
(04/24/2015)

PODCAST: Aid in Nepal
An update on aid in Nepal, a look at retirement plans for veterans, and changes to the TVA.
(04/27/2015)

The essential role of surgery
A lack of adequate surgical care resulted in a nearly 17 million deaths in 2010.
(04/27/2015)

Proposal would cut military pension and add a 401(k)
Congress may pass a bill to lower 20-year military servicemembers' pensions.
(04/24/2015)

The situation in Nepal
A report from on the ground in Kathmandu.
(04/27/2015)

Nuclear renaissance ebbs at largest public utility
The Tennessee Valley Authority is scaling back its plans for more nuclear power.
(04/24/2015)

Why car insurance rates vary wildly by state
States with lots of lawsuits tend to have higher insurance rates.
(04/24/2015)

I'll take a burrito, hold the GMOs
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Monday.
(04/27/2015)

Weekly Wrap: Nasdaq, Greece and Comcast
Kai's weekly chat about the week in business news.
(04/24/2015)

How much paper would it take to print the Internet?
U.K. college students calculated how much paper it would take to print the Internet.
(04/24/2015)

Amazon's cloud services rain profits
Amazon dominates the cloud sector — a market it created.
(04/24/2015)

The complicated formula — and incentives — behind CEO pay
What's the best way to pay a CEO?
(04/21/2015)

CinemaCon: Where Hollywood entices theater owners
The star-studded, news-breaking film industry convention is for insiders only.
(04/24/2015)

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