Adam Davidson Adam Davidson is a contributor to Planet Money, a co-production of NPR and This American Life. He also writes the weekly "It's the Economy" column for the New York Times Magazine.
Adam Davidson
Stories By

Adam Davidson

Freddie Mac

Housing Guy Apologizes For Housing Bubble

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130756958/130758837" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

China May Regret Pushing For The G-20

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130731431/130744782" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Quantitative Easing, Explained

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130408926/130409247" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'What We Can Smoke And Who We Can Marry': Libertarianism Explained

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130159758/130160425" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty

Is The U.S. Moving Toward Socialism? A Socialist Weighs In

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/129914195/129914115" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Stan Honda/AFP

How Wall Street Made The Mortgage Crisis Worse

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/129454550/129455538" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Examining The Risks Of Deflation

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128936434/128936408" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Yvrose Jean Baptiste stands in her new shop. Adam Davidson/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Adam Davidson/NPR

For $3,860, A New Life

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128245622/128260117" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Students in a makeshift classrom in l'Artibonite, Haiti. Sebastien Narcisse hide caption

toggle caption
Sebastien Narcisse

How Foreign Aid Hurts Haitian Farmers

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127750586/127760729" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Experts Say Bills Won't End 'Too Big To Fail'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/126203939/126211485" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript