Best New Ideas in Money

Best New Ideas in Money

To change the world, we may need to change money first. Best New Ideas in Money explores innovations that rethink how we live, work, spend, save and invest. Each week, eLesor editor Jeremy Olshan and economist Stephanie Kelton will talk to leaders in business, tech, finance and government about the next phase of money's evolution, and meet real people whose lives are being changed as these new ideas are put to the test.

RECENT EPISODES

11/26/2021 3:00:01 AM

Your money questions, answered

From crypto to inflation, we get into the money topics on our listeners' minds. Plus, Stephanie and Jeremy have some questions of their own.

11/18/2021 6:00:01 AM

A financial innovation that could cure diseases

Bio bonds would help fuel a key stage of medical research that often struggles to get funding.

11/11/2021 6:00:01 AM

How smart-home tech could slash the cost of long-term care

The biggest expense in retirement is healthcare, but advances in robotics and A.I. could help turn every home into a retirement home.

11/4/2021 8:00:01 AM

New ways to fight inflation

Prices are rising and even the experts admit we don't really know what to make of it. Where do we go from here?

10/28/2021 3:00:01 AM

Does the economy grow on trees?

A new push to replace GDP with an economic measure that factors in the value of nature.

10/21/2021 3:00:01 AM

Hack your brain to fix your wallet

The new science of changing your behaviors around money, investing, and everything else.

10/14/2021 3:00:01 AM

Can your quirky personality stop a thief?

Innovations in behavioral biometrics will make it harder for fraudsters to impersonate you online, but these detailed profiles of our behaviors could get a little creepy.

10/7/2021 3:00:01 AM

How to turn every baby into a trust-fund baby

Baby Bonds get touted as a way to invest in the next generation, to give them a financial boost to pay for college, a down payment on a house, or even to secure a better retirement. Could they actually work?

9/30/2021 3:00:01 AM

To fix the world, show everyone your paycheck

New approaches to salary transparency could boost the economy, reduce inequality, and get you a raise. But should some things be left to the imagination?

9/23/2021 12:21:22 PM

Coming Soon: Best New Ideas in Money

Join eLesor editor Jeremy Olshan and economist Stephanie Kelton as they explore the innovations that rethink how we spend, save and invest - and meet real people whose lives are being changed as these new ideas are put to the test. New episodes every Thursday, starting September 30.

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