Jan 28, 2020

New year. New me. New FOMC.

Markets adjust to the spreading coronavirus outbreak. The Federal Reserve's group in charge of interest rates gets new members in the new year. Nick Kristof expounds the virtues of taking an economics class.

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Want to succeed? Take an Econ 101 course

Jan 28, 2020
New York Times Columnist Nicholas Kristof thinks understanding the basics of the economy will help you get far in life.
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Music from the episode

Bad Boy for Life Diddy, Black Rob, Mark Curry

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director