Today on the show, we talk to two guys who say we should get rid of patents. If someone has an idea, anyone else is free to steal it.
Planet Money posts about Government
A recent report out of Europe says that Germany is doing really well. And says that doing really well can actually be a big problem, if you're on the Euro.
On today's show, we visit a country with almost no government, but a lot of entrepreneurs who have become humanitarians for profit.
On today's show, we talk to designers and car company executives about one of the biggest technical challenges they face: making all the different governments happy.
On today's show, we head to some of the cheating-est places on earth to bring you tales from some of the roughest, toughest tax collectors around.
After today's show, you'll be ready to design a tax on marijuana, pick a law school and discuss the hottest new book in economics (without having to read a page).
People love to complain about their internet service, but most of the time, they can't switch. Today on the show: Why isn't there more competition?
What would the perfect immigration system look like? We asked three economists to dream big.
Greece, the country we all worried might take down the euro and Europe, may finally be ready to turn around.
The US is responding to Russian tanks, artillery and special forces with its own weapon: money.