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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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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Tiny Island Nation Kicks Off Trend Of Selling Citizenship

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Low Oil Prices Interfere With What Recyclers Are Paid For Plastic

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With The Birkin Bag, Hermes Plays Hard to Get

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Leaked Budget Document Provides Glimpse Into How ISIS Makes Money

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When ISIS Comes To Town, Everything Changes

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NPR Amazon Reporting Team Tries To Offset Its Carbon Footprint

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Along U.S.-Canada Border, A Booming Business For Dinosaur Bones

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When Cuban Migrants Flooded Miami, What Did It Do To The Local Economy?

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The Latest American Export: Bankruptcy Laws

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The Pains And Salvation Of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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