Darian Woods Darian Woods is a producer for Planet Money. He blends economics, journalism, and an ear for audio to tell stories that explain the global economy.
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Darian Woods

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Darian Woods is a producer for Planet Money. He blends economics, journalism, and an ear for audio to tell stories that explain the global economy. He's reported on why Australia avoided a recession longer than any other country, how Jamaica used music to fight inflation, and where the United States' two percent inflation target came from.

Before NPR, Woods worked as an adviser to the Secretary of the New Zealand Treasury. He has an honors degree in economics from the University of Canterbury and a Master of Public Policy from UC Berkeley.

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The World's Identity Crisis

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World Bank Contest Aims To Help People Who Lack Proof Of Identification

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How Jamaica Found A Creative Solution To An Age-Old Problem For Central Bankers

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What Is Inflation Targeting And Why Does It Matter?

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Unlike Most Countries, Australia Has Progressed For 27 Years Without A Recession

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