Dec 10, 2013 — Video games are huge. But when you factor in everything — rentals, on demand, etc. — Americans still spend way more on movies.
Dec 9, 2013 — Many rich countries, like the U.S. and Japan, are getting old. Meanwhile, countries in the developing world are staying young. Here's what that looks like over the course of a century.
Dec 6, 2013 — On today's show, the Planet Money T-shirts arrive at the Port of Miami. But they're not quite here yet.
Dec 6, 2013 — Here are pictures of some used shirts we found for sale in Kenya. If you recognize one of them, please let us know.
Dec 5, 2013 — Friday morning, we'll learn what happened last month in the job market. But whatever happened last month, it won't change the big picture: The job market is still very bad.
Dec 4, 2013 — On today's show: the story of an often-overlooked innovation that's essential to the global economy. The innovation is a box. A big, metal box.
Dec 4, 2013 — In the debate over whether to cut the food stamp program, members of Congress are looking at two pretty arcane provisions in the law.
Dec 2, 2013 — The U.S. exports a billion pounds of used clothes every year. Much of that winds up in used clothing markets in sub-Saharan Africa.
Dec 2, 2013 — The book lists the tax that importers have to pay on approximately every single thing in the universe — and raises a key question about the Planet Money T-shirt.
Dec 2, 2013 — The business that transformed the nation is the product of an obscure but hugely influential trade deal — and a cultural struggle over Korean food.