A little show about big ideas. From the people who make Planet Money, The Indicator helps you make sense of what's happening today. It's a quick hit of insight into work, business, the economy, and everything else. Listen weekday afternoons.
Listener Questions: Consumption & A New Curriculum
Today we answer listener questions: why is so much consumption necessary for a healthy economy (or as our listener put it ? why do we have to buy so much crap for the economy to be healthy?). Plus, what are some good economic resources for teenagers?