Planet Money Featured Post Two
Feb 26, 2014 — We crunched prices from thousands of pizza places around the country. The results convinced us we should never buy a small pizza again.
Feb 24, 2014 — After decades of heated debate, taxes and spending haven't changed much as a share of the overall economy. Here's a breakdown of where the money came from, and where it went.
Feb 21, 2014 — The financial crisis left Wall Street with an image problem. Yet recruits continue to sign up. What's driving today's young bankers and how is that changing?
Feb 19, 2014 — Annoyed? Preoccupied? Great, now donate an organ. How Michigan may have solved a supply problem with one question.
Feb 14, 2014 — It's cheap to fly on Spirit Airlines, but you have to pay extra for perks. And by perks, we mean a bottle of water or space in the overhead bin.
Feb 13, 2014 — Hispanic women in California are earning the lowest amount of any race, anywhere, in the United States.
Feb 7, 2014 — Leaving money on the table. It's a concept economists hate and one that the app Uber is trying to solve. But is this startup really solving a problem by charging you more for your ride to work?
Feb 5, 2014 — A leading investor thinks bitcoin is going to change the world. A prominent writer disagrees. They make a bet about what we'll be using for money in 2019.
Jan 31, 2014 — Tomato inflation in South America. Coal start-ups in Indonesia. Fat Cats on Wall Street. What do they all have to do with each other?
Jan 29, 2014 — On today's show, economist and author, Tim Harford, applies economic theory to your questions about love, sex and dating.