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Bennett Purser

Latest Stories from Bennett (68)

The evolution of WeWork to We Co. ... and a $47 billion valuation

by Kai Ryssdal and Bennett Purser Jun 17, 2019
The man, money and method behind WeWork, the highest valued start-up in the U.S.
A man walks into a WeWork office in Washington, D.C.
MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

From fresh food to a new backyard fence, it's spending season

by Bennett Purser Jun 12, 2019
A look at consumer prices as our listeners get ready for summer.
Kelsey Sprowell of Iowa City, Iowa, chose to build this fence with her family to save money.
Courtesy of Kelsey Sprowell
My Economy

Affordable housing is her business model

by Bennett Purser Jun 11, 2019
How a first-generation homeowner became a landlord who focuses on reasonable rents.
As a real estate investor, Anna Taylor says she focuses on affordable rents for tenants.
Courtesy of Anna Taylor

Building the worlds of Broadway theater

by Bennett Purser and Ben Hethcoat Jun 7, 2019
Broadway set and costume designer Dane Laffery talks about his passion for theater and the economics of the stage.
The set design for "On This Island" by Dane Laffrey.
Andrew Kluger
Workplace Culture

Office air quality could be dumbing down workers

by Kai Ryssdal and Bennett Purser Jun 4, 2019
If only we could open those floor-to-ceiling windows.
Employees work in an office in Moscow in 2014.
KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images

Money makes all the difference in prison

by Bennett Purser May 23, 2019
It can't buy freedom, but it bought one inmate some life-improving phone calls.
FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP/Getty Images

The business behind royal fashion

by Kai Ryssdal and Bennett Purser May 21, 2019
A viral Instagram series examines how Meghan Markel’s royal wardrobe works like a business endeavor.
Duchess Meghan Markle waves as she joins Queen Elizabeth II to walk from Storyhouse to Chester Town Hall in on June 14, 2018 in Chester, England.
Anthony Devlin/Getty Images

The latest smart product: the baby diaper

by Bennett Purser and Kai Ryssdal May 14, 2019
With a declining birthrate in the U.S., diaper brands hope new tech can bring in more profits.
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When stories, rather than things, 'spark joy'

by Amy Scott and Bennett Purser May 13, 2019
Journalist Ann Friedman on finding the Holy Grail of estate sales and how possessions help to tell stories.
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Trade showdown

Farmers hoped for a trade deal. Instead, tariffs went up

by Bennett Purser and Kai Ryssdal May 10, 2019
A farmer shares what's at stake without a trade deal.
A farmer holds soybean from the 2018 harvest, on May 5, 2019, at her farm in Scribber, Nebraska, among the top 15 U.S. states exporting to China.
JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images

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