Planet Money Makes A T-shirt
Nov 15, 2013 — After years of planning and months of production, our shirts are here.
Nov 20, 2013 — On today's show: the lives of two sisters and the rise of the garment industry in Bangladesh.
Nov 22, 2013 — In the latest installment of our T-shirt series, we move from Bangladesh to Colombia — and we see an entirely different world.
Nov 27, 2013 — "We asked ourselves, 'What the hell do we want?'" Answer: "We need employment. We need dollars."
Dec 4, 2013 — On today's show: the story of an often-overlooked innovation that's essential to the global economy. The innovation is a box. A big, metal box.
Dec 6, 2013 — On today's show, the Planet Money T-shirts arrive at the Port of Miami. But they're not quite here yet.
Dec 11, 2013 — The U.S. exports over a billion pounds of used clothing every year — and much of that winds up in used clothing markets in sub-Saharan Africa.
Dec 13, 2013 — We open up the books and explain how much went to cotton, how much went to workers in Bangladesh, and how much went places we would never have imagined.