Stacey Vanek Smith

Reporter, Planet Money

Stacey Vanek Smith is a reporter for Planet Money, where she covers business and economics. Stacey came to NPR from Marketplace, where she was a correspondent and fill-in host, most recently in Marketplace's New York bureau.

While at Marketplace, Stacey was part of a collaboration with The New York Times, where she explored the relationship between money and marriage. She was also part of Marketplace's live shows, where she produced a series of pieces on getting her data mined.

Stacey is a native of Idaho and grew up working on her parents' cattle ranch. She is a graduate of Princeton University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in comparative literature and creative writing. She also holds a master's in broadcast journalism from Columbia University. She lives in Brooklyn.

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When Argentina Elected A Populist President, Some Companies Left The Country

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How A Law Is Implemented Depends On A President's Rules

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Article 50 Will Guide United Kingdom's Exit From The European Union

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In India, Citizens Rush To Exchange Defunct Rupee Notes

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Presidential Campaigns Spend $40 Per Vote In 1 Arizona County

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How An Engineer's Desperate Experiment Created Fracking

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In The Oil Business, Why Timing Is Everything

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Planet Money Watches Crude Oil Transform Into Gasoline At Refinery

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Planet Money Explores The Value Of Crude Oil

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'Planet Money' Team Heads To Kansas To Get Into The Oil Business

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Why Middlemen Are Taking Over The Global Economy

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Employees Yearn For Return To Cubicles Amid Open Office Woes

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Planet Money Tracks Down The Inventor Of The Open Office

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Cable Companies See Path To Profit In Unbundling

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