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Rising prices are on the menu for Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

As Americans prepare to gather for Thanksgiving, the high cost of both turkey and travel is grating on their sense of gratitude. View this email online Planet Money Gobbling Up Your Budget by Scott

These companies ran an experiment: Pay workers their full salary to work fewer days

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Britons are about to complete the biggest ever experiment with a shortened work week View this email online Planet Money Fewer Hours, Same Pay by Paddy Hirsch Companies in the United Kingdom are about

They made a material that doesn't exist on earth. That's only the start of the story.

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

A scientific discovery could forever change China and the US's industrial balance. View this email online Planet Money Of Meteors, Metals, and Magnets by Paddy Hirsch It sounds like the plot of a

Planet Money Gets Into The Music Business

Saturday, October 29, 2022

Almost 50 years ago, a band made an incredible song about Inflation. Then the song was lost to the dustbin of history. Now, Planet Money is on a mission to make this record a hit. View this email

Britain’s Productivity Problem

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Liz Truss is just the latest Prime Minister to be tripped up trying to tackle productivity View this email online Planet Money Mind The Productivity Gap by Paddy Hirsch On Thursday, British Prime

Inside an FBI spy hunter’s double life

Friday, January 27, 2023

Plus: Googlers' layoff stories, and inside the worst-rated hotel in NYC. View in browser Subscribe January 27, 2023 Hello, Insiders. We've been exploring homeownership in the remote-work era,

Wall Street: Won’t get fooled again

Friday, January 27, 2023

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET It's Friday, Friday. Gotta get down on Friday! Dan DeFrancesco in NYC, and I'm wracking my brain

Not out of the woods

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg The US economy beat expectations in the last quarter of 2022, posting the kind of mild slowdown that the Federal Reserve wants to see as it attempts

🚛 The US kept on trucking

Thursday, January 26, 2023

The US economy slowed less than expected | Diageo's sales jumped | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for January 27th in 3:10 minutes. 👣 Good balance helps you stay on your

Reverse aging may be real

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Plus: Why we fall for conspiracy theories, and our biggest Davos takeaways. View in browser Subscribe January 26, 2023 Hello, Insiders. Welcome back to real-estate week. We've been looking at

Wall Street: PE recruiting is a mess

Thursday, January 26, 2023

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Almost Friday! Dan DeFrancesco in a still-snowless NYC. On tap, we've got stories on more bad bonuses for

[New post] Location, location, location? How UK housing preferences shifted during the pandemic

Thursday, January 26, 2023

BankUnderground posted: " Martina Fazio and Gary Harper During recessions, and indeed pandemics, housing prices usually fall. Yet between March 2020 and December 2021 ('the pandemic'),

FinTech Weekly Issue #400 - FinTech Loves Businesses – And The Planet

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Issue #400 - FinTech Loves Businesses – And The Planet 2023-01-26 Financial technology – FinTech (here you can find a complete definition) – is favoring, as we say often, the creation of innovative

🧧 China partied hard

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

China's celebrations bode well for the economy | ASML hit it out of the park | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for January 26th in 3:08 minutes. ❤️ This Valentine's

Shorts on the attack

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg US short seller Hindenburg Research is targeting Asia's richest man with accusations of market manipulation and fraud. The bold move comes after