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Assessing risk in a brothel
Mar 29, 2019

Assessing risk in a brothel

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Wells Fargo's CEO steps down. Lyft goes public, though it seems to be losing money. Plus, we talk to the author of "An Economist Walks Into a Brothel" about how people assess risk.

Today's show is sponsored by the Alliance for Lifetime IncomeWasabi Hot Cloud Storage and Zoom.

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Lyft issues IPO, but its path to profitability is still unclear

Mar 29, 2019
Like Uber, Lyft has not been profitable to date.
The number of Lyft shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined.
Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images for Lyft

Wells Fargo’s CEO steps down. Lyft goes public, though it seems to be losing money. Plus, we talk to the author of “An Economist Walks Into a Brothel” about how people assess risk.

Today’s show is sponsored by the Alliance for Lifetime IncomeWasabi Hot Cloud Storage and Zoom.

The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer