May 14, 2013 — The Planet Money men's t-shirt will be made in part in Bangladesh.
Mar 29, 2013 — North Korea's exports include illegal drugs, counterfeit U.S. dollars, and giant statues.
Feb 7, 2013 — A pristine rainforest in Ecuador sits on top of the equivalent of millions of barrels of oil. Ecuador has offered a deal to the rich countries of the world: Pay us billions of dollars, and we'll leave the rainforest untouched.
Feb 5, 2013 — Ecuador says it will leave its rainforest untouched — if rich countries give Ecuador billions of dollars.
Jan 22, 2013 — The mystery why there was a global rice shortage and ever-increasing prices, all while countries were hoarding rice.
Jan 4, 2013 — What happened when a poor country took a small part of its territory and said: Here, we're going to start from scratch.
Oct 22, 2012 — More than a decade after Argentina refused to pay back $100 billion in debts, the country's assets are still vulnerable to being impounded by the repo man.
Oct 5, 2012 — China's national statistics office works hard, but the country is so big and changing so quickly that it's hard to keep track of what's going on.
Sep 6, 2012 — Also, he thinks paying bribes should be legal in some cases.
Jun 22, 2012 — A new paper suggests it's actually a brilliant strategy designed to save time and maximize profit.