What People Really Make (And Spend) Behind Bars

The Marshall Project asked people in prison to track their earning and spending — and bartering and side hustles — for 30 days. Their accounts reveal a thriving underground economy behind bars.
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The Soundtrack To Planet Money Summer School

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

It's a summer of macro at Planet Money. Celebrate hot econ summer with our playlist. View this email online Planet Money Hot Econ Summer by Greg Morton School is not out for summer. Planet Money

Why the American Dream is more attainable in some cities than others

Monday, August 1, 2022

A blockbuster new study reveals a key factor explaining rates of upward mobility. View this email online Planet Money Friend Request by Greg Rosalsky Like most gyms, InnerCity Weightlifting in Boston

Want To Lay Off Workers More Smoothly? There’s A Startup For That

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

The tech industry is in turmoil. But there's at least one startup that is thriving these days, and it's one that's helping other startups lay off workers. View this email online Planet

Meet The New GDP Prototype That Tracks Inequality

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

A team of economists offers America a new way to look at economic growth. It's a sort of GDP prototype that tracks the well-being of different income groups. View this email online Planet Money GDP

Lean Out: Employees Are Accepting Lower Pay In Order To Work Remotely

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

A new study finds American companies are using remote work as a way to avoid giving workers raises; so much so that it's helping to moderate inflation. View this email online Planet Money Lean Out

Catastrophic impact

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg Hurricane Ian barreled ashore in southwest Florida with a massive and deadly surge of water and catastrophic winds that are poised to make it one of

🧱 Let’s go, Lego!

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Lego announced double-digit sales growth | BOE stepped in to rescue British markets | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for September 29th in 3:07 minutes. 🙋‍♀️ Are you in your

Pound steadies after hitting record low as investors weigh the chances of the Bank of England stepping in

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

In a contradictory message, the UK central bank said it wouldn't hesitate to hike interest rates if needed, but didn't announce an emergency meeting. View in browser Business Insider Business

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

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Issue #162: Everyone is over overdraft fees

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

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Wall Street: Banks pay out $2 billion

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Hi. I'm Aaron Weinman. Some of the world's largest banks from Goldman Sachs to Morgan Stanley will

Sabotage

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg In what could be another major escalation in the standoff between the Kremlin and Europe over Vladimir Putin's war on Ukraine, Germany and the

🤝 The dying art of dealmaking

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

China's growth is lagging behind its neighbors | Dealmaking has plunged since July | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for September 28th in 3:09 minutes. 🌍 A future free of

💡 5 Surprising Stats on Women and Money

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

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I made $297,000 in 18 months as a personal-brand consultant. Here's how I found clients and built my one-woman business after being laid off.

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Bevin Farrand was laid off from her job as a marketing director in 2019, so she started a brand-coaching business for entrepreneurs. View in browser Business Insider Business Insider Business Insider