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The U.S. Capitol stands past a pedestrian crossing Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Shortly after midnight today, the White House and Democratic lawmakers said they reached agreement on a $2 trillion bill aimed at limiting the economic hit of the coronavirus outbreak. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Where Do We Get $2,000,000,000,000?

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Episode 689: A Hedge Fund, A Country, And A Big Sailboat

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Episode 687: Buy This Passport

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Episode 612: The Indicator Strikes Back

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Episode 587: Jubilee! (?)

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Episode 574: The Buffalo Talk-Off

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The Water and Sewerage Department in Detroit, Michigan Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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Episode 559: Detroit's Water Bill

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Episode 527: The Amazing Shrinking Economy Might Stop Shrinking

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Elias Tilligadas and Katerina Margeritou have both had their salaries cut by the Greek government. Nikolia Apostolou/NPR hide caption

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'The Numbers Are Getting Better, The People Are Getting Worse'

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What A U.S. Default Would Mean For Pensions, China And Social Security

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One stop on our tour of Detroit's economic dreams — the Renaissance Center. Carlos Osorio/AP hide caption

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Episode 475: What Happened To Detroit's Big Plans?

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Thomas Lamb's "Adolph the Pig." The message scribbled on top reads "Save for Victory and Make Him Squeal." Courtesy of the Museum of World War II, Boston. On display at the WWII & NYC exhibit, New-York Historical Society. hide caption

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