Planet Money - Featured Posts
The government is printing 7.8 billion pieces of paper money, valued at $472.9 billion. Here's how that breaks down by denomination. Also: a special bonus graphic showing the lifespan of money.
October 11, 2012 The cost and benefit of a college education in 10 countries, in one big graphic.
October 9, 2012 They're traveling money salesmen. This explains why many of them are so ornery so much of the time.
October 8, 2012 Three things you should check, pull on, and wiggle before you use an ATM.
October 4, 2012 What gender, education and age have to do with unemployment. Also: How many people are giving up?
October 4, 2012 During the presidential debate last night, President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney talked about their political platforms. Here's how what they said matches up with our economist-approved presidential platform.