NPR: Planet Money Podcast

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Money makes the world go around, faster and faster every day. On NPR's Planet Money, you'll meet high rollers, brainy economists and regular folks -- all trying to make sense of our rapidly changing global economy.

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Title: #690: All In

#690: All In

March 18th, 2016

We talk to a professional poker player who lost on the first day of poker's most famous tournament--but went on to get a huge payout. Turns out there's… Go to Episode

#390: We Set Up An Offshore Company In A Tax Haven

March 16th, 2016

In this show, we dive deep into the world of hiding money. We look for the easiest place to shelter a bank account and set up our own shell company in… Go to Episode

#689: A Hedge Fund, A Country, And A Big Sailboat

March 11th, 2016

Argentina decided that it could take on the world. They had a bunch of debt and said, 'we're not paying.' Then a group of hedge funds took the entire… Go to Episode

#418: The Government's Fake Bank For Drug Money

March 9th, 2016

One day in the early 1990s, a man walked into the U.S. embassy in Ecuador. He said he had information on how to go after some of most powerful drug traffickers… Go to Episode