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Would canceling the Tokyo games bankrupt the Olympics?
Jul 14, 2021
Episode 474

Would canceling the Tokyo games bankrupt the Olympics?

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On today's show, we'll follow the money at the IOC.

Japan has a relatively old population and a relatively low vaccination rate. A listener in Tokyo wants to know: What would have happened if the Olympic Committee had canceled the TV-only Summer Games entirely? On today’s show, we’ll follow the money. Plus, more of your questions about inflation, military service and the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Molly Wood Host
Donna Tam Interim Senior Producer
Tony Wagner Digital Producer
Marissa Cabrera Producer
Bridget Bodnar Senior producer