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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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Quiz: The gift that keeps on giving
The percentage of 12-17 year olds in gifted classes rose 6 points in a decade.
(03/26/2015)

PODCAST: The relationship of regulating
Airstrikes in Yemen, "regulatory capture," and money lessons from playing in a rock band.
(03/26/2015)

Women get “swatted” too
Swatting, the act of calling a SWAT team as a prank, isn't just victimizing men.
(03/26/2015)

Microsoft wants contractors to take some time off
The tech giant says all its contractors must offer employees at least 15 days off.
(03/25/2015)

Balancing collaboration and skepticism in regulation
Why one Wall Street lawyer thinks "regulatory capture" is a myth.
(03/26/2015)

The health insurance industry looks...well, healthy
A new report finds that the health insurance business model has adapted to the ACA.
(03/25/2015)

All the President's Pens
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Thursday.
(03/25/2015)

Kai Ryssdal on passing along the financial genes
Kai Ryssdal doesn't like to think about money. So his wife handles it.
(03/23/2015)

David Brancaccio wants you to consult your future self
In personal finance, it's easy to focus too much on the present.
(03/23/2015)

Lizzie O'Leary learns a lesson in debt and confidence
Profligate spending became an easy outlet for her insecurities.
(03/23/2015)

Nicole Childers' teenage lesson is her adult buffer
After graduating high school as a foster child, she was on her own.
(03/23/2015)

Ken Lenox: Don't overreach!
A Missouri rancher learned his financial lesson the hard way.
(03/23/2015)

Slim Thug's real estate plan, dashed by a dalliance
The rap artist learned an expensive lesson about mixing business with pleasure.
(03/23/2015)

A Chinese cabby's query leads to Mary Pilon's epiphany
A Chinese taxi driver asked a blunt question about personal wealth
(03/23/2015)

Ron Lieber on the lessons of paying for college
Children can benefit from honest talk about money and debt.
(03/23/2015)

Olalah Njenga on breaking rules and paying the price
Olalah Njenga went against her instincts, at a cost in time, training and talent.
(03/23/2015)

Make more than Gustavo Arellano? You pick up the tab
Whoever has the highest salary pays the restaurant bill. For several reasons.
(03/23/2015)

Kenneth Feinberg on placing a value on life
How presiding over victim funds changed his planning.
(03/23/2015)

Carl Richards on finding surer footing
Mountain climbing changed how Carl Richards views economic risk.
(03/23/2015)

Ann Carrns splurges on her own American Girls
The dolls she bought her daughters also fulfilled her own childhood desires.
(03/23/2015)

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