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Benchmark

By Bloomberg News

A weekly podcast that examines the inner workings of the global economy.

  1. 1.
    Introducing "Works For Me," A New Podcast From Bloomberg01/08/2019
    2:41
  2. 2.
    Big Data's Lens Into the U.S. Economy11/29/2018
    27:44
  3. 3.
    What Climate Change Means for the Global Economy11/22/2018
    20:59
  4. 4.
    The Global Economy in 2019 and Beyond11/15/2018
    30:59
  5. 5.
    Why The Global Labor Market Is Shrinking11/08/2018
    22:23
  6. 6.
    Travel Genius, a New Show From Bloomberg11/07/2018
    1:50
  7. 7.
    Prognosis, a New Show From Bloomberg
11/02/2018
    1:31
  8. 8.
    Writing a Book With Paul Volcker11/01/2018
    31:05
  1. 9.
    The U.S. Economy Is Doing Great. Why Isn't Housing?10/25/2018
    20:11
  2. 10.
    Coming Soon: The New Economy10/24/2018
    1:44
  3. 11.
    Bonus: One Belt, One Road, Part 410/23/2018
    14:28
  4. 12.
    Coming Soon: The ETF Story10/19/2018
    1:37
  5. 13.
    What Makes Some Emerging Markets Always Win?10/18/2018
    19:01
  6. 14.
    Kai-Fu Lee on the Great Game to Dominate Data10/11/2018
    22:07
  7. 15.
    Bonus: One Belt, One Road, Part 310/09/2018
    18:05
  8. 16.
    "Best Economy" Ever? A Historian Tackles Trump's Claim10/04/2018
    19:56
  9. 17.
    Jeffrey Sachs On Making Foreign Policy Reflect Economics09/27/2018
    25:39
  10. 18.
    Bonus: One Belt, One Road, Part 209/25/2018
    15:23
  11. 19.
    Brazil's Wild Election Holds Key to Region's Economy09/20/2018
    20:54
  12. 20.
    How Trade War is Reshaping China09/13/2018
    22:06
  13. 21.
    Bonus: One Belt, One Road, Part I09/10/2018
    15:19
  14. 22.
    Big Questions Are Hanging Over the Auto Industry09/06/2018
    23:20
  15. 23.
    How Economics Shaped The End of WWII08/30/2018
    20:49
  16. 24.
    Americans Get Lots of Government Money, And They Still Hate Washington08/23/2018
    23:10
  17. 25.
    What You Need to Know About Turkey's Financial Crunch08/16/2018
    15:25
  18. 26.
    Bitcoin's Big Problems08/09/2018
    22:25
  19. 27.
    We'll All Be Eating Bugs Sooner Than You Think08/02/2018
    24:45
  20. 28.
    Alaska: Front Line in the Global Trade War07/26/2018
    18:03
  21. 29.
    How America's China Trauma Strains Alliances07/19/2018
    25:41
  22. 30.
    Why India-China Comparisons Miss The Point07/12/2018
    28:31
  23. 31.
    Why China's Population Is About to Plunge07/05/2018
    14:52
  24. 32.
    How Falling Fertility Threatens the Global Economy06/28/2018
    19:08
  25. 33.
    How Will a Trade War Impact China's Economy?06/21/2018
    18:26
  26. 34.
    How Countries Are Grappling With The Gender Pay Gap06/14/2018
    19:07
  27. 35.
    Why Older Workers Are the Key to the U.S. Economy06/07/2018
    29:24
  28. 36.
    How the Opium Wars Shaped China's Approach to Trump's Trade Threats05/31/2018
    25:37
  29. 37.
    What's Behind the Rise in Oil Prices05/24/2018
    16:21
  30. 38.
    How Argentina Ended Up With Interest Rates At 40 Percent05/17/2018
    18:39
  31. 39.
    Why China Wants Sway Over Vanuatu05/10/2018
    15:57
  32. 40.
    Bonus: The Pay Check, a New Podcast05/09/2018
    2:49
  33. 41.
    Everybody Gets a Job!05/03/2018
    24:51
  34. 42.
    How Artificial Intelligence is Taking Over the Economy04/26/2018
    19:55
  35. 43.
    How Water Will Determine the Global Economy's Winners and Losers04/19/2018
    21:31
  36. 44.
    Does This Crazy Stock Market Mean Trouble for the U.S. Economy?04/12/2018
    25:07
  37. 45.
    Why Populism Isn't All About Economics04/05/2018
    25:34
  38. 46.
    Who's Running China's Economy Now?03/29/2018
    20:17
  39. 47.
    How The Uber Economy Helps Riders At The Expense Of Drivers03/22/2018
    18:44
  40. 48.
    What's Behind the Great Trade Skirmish03/15/2018
    22:12
  41. 49.
    How Nafta Made Mexicans Fat03/08/2018
    18:32
  42. 50.
    This Tropical Paradise Is the Scene of a New Cold War03/01/2018
    17:45
  43. 51.
    Coming Soon: Decrypted Season 202/27/2018
    2:01
  44. 52.
    There's a Crisis Brewing in the Coffee Industry02/22/2018
    15:16
  45. 53.
    Why Nearly A Tenth Of Denmark's Labor Force May Disappear02/15/2018
    11:38
  46. 54.
    Coming Soon: What'd You Miss This Week02/12/2018
    1:15
  47. 55.
    Will Amazon Disrupt Health Care?02/08/2018
    18:08
  48. 56.
    Why a Big Gender-Pay Gap Exists for Selling Clothes02/01/2018
    20:37
  49. 57.
    When Japanese People Die, Their Land Goes Into Purgatory01/25/2018
    18:33
  50. 58.
    As #MeToo Sweeps the World, Economics Profession Has Its Own Reckoning01/18/2018
    27:51
  51. 59.
    How Trump's Tax Cut Will Lead To NYC's Fall01/11/2018
    19:35
  52. 60.
    How a Secretive Conclave Decides When U.S. Recessions Happen01/04/2018
    15:33
  53. 61.
    Benchmark's Look Ahead to the Biggest Economic Stories of 201812/28/2017
    15:48
  54. 62.
    Benchmark's Look Back at the Biggest Economic Stories of 201712/21/2017
    17:12
  55. 63.
    This Market Says Maybe America Isn't So Great Again Yet12/14/2017
    15:55
  56. 64.
    The Trade War Didn't Happen. Here's Why and What's Next12/07/2017
    18:49
  57. 65.
    Having a Resume Gap Is Becoming Less of a Job Hurdle11/30/2017
    16:41
  58. 66.
    Coming Soon: Trillions, a New Podcast11/28/2017
    1:55
  59. 67.
    How a Red State City Fell in Love With Muslim Immigrants (Rebroadcast)11/23/2017
    25:37
  60. 68.
    Big Data Goes Where Economies Fear to Tread11/16/2017
    19:03
  61. 69.
    Trump's Big Gamble on a New Fed Chief11/09/2017
    20:37
  62. 70.
    Mexico Didn't See Trump Coming11/02/2017
    19:48
  63. 71.
    A Crash Course in Refugee Economics10/26/2017
    17:25
  64. 72.
    Creating Catalonia From Scratch10/19/2017
    20:32
  65. 73.
    Puerto Rico's Economic Devastation Can Barely Be Measured10/12/2017
    20:24
  66. 74.
    Forget Oil. Religion Is Big Business in Saudi Arabia10/05/2017
    25:25
  67. 75.
    Will the World's Most Powerful People Lose Their Jobs?09/28/2017
    19:03
  68. 76.
    North Korea's Unlikely Economic Boom09/21/2017
    19:44
  69. 77.
    This Food Company Is the Lehman Brothers of Croatia09/14/2017
    20:58
  70. 78.
    India's Surprising Economic Partition09/07/2017
    18:15
  71. 79.
    Most Companies Talk Creativity; Few Walk It. Art Can Help08/31/2017
    22:06
  72. 80.
    Thucydides's Trap Has Implications for Economics, Not Just Conflict08/24/2017
    18:58
  73. 81.
    Make America Pay Its Bills. Again.08/13/2017
    18:04
  74. 82.
    Setting a New Benchmark With Our 100th Episode08/10/2017
    16:29
  75. 83.
    Where the U.S. Still Rules in Asia08/04/2017
    16:09
  76. 84.
    Why Everyone Needs to Care About the Fed's Shrinking Balance Sheet07/27/2017
    14:04
  77. 85.
    What Our Trump Time Machine Got Right -- and Wrong -- About the Economy07/20/2017
    14:51
  78. 86.
    You Just Missed Your Chance to Get Rich on Toronto Real Estate07/13/2017
    17:19
  79. 87.
    The One Caveat Hanging Over Jobs in America07/07/2017
    14:46
  80. 88.
    The World's First Modern Financial Crisis: 1997 Edition06/29/2017
    19:14
  81. 89.
    Why New York's Summer of Hell Matters to More Than Commuters06/22/2017
    24:34
  82. 90.
    Sushi Robots Show Way to Surprise Japanese Recovery06/14/2017
    23:13
  83. 91.
    Mafia Making a Racket With Chili-Pepper Inflation06/07/2017
    14:04
  84. 92.
    Why Millions of Americans Still Live Paycheck-to-Paycheck05/31/2017
    25:21
  85. 93.
    Brazil's Real Problem Is Economics -- Not Graft05/22/2017
    24:55
  86. 94.
    This Nation Has the Secret to Trump's GDP Goal05/17/2017
    19:47
  87. 95.
    Why Labor Unions Don't Have the Clout They Used To05/10/2017
    21:01
  88. 96.
    Never Mind the Chewing Gum, Singapore is Global Trade Colossus05/04/2017
    24:42
  89. 97.
    Key to Mideast Peace May Lurk Within the Economy04/26/2017
    16:00
  90. 98.
    How Surfers Ride the Wave to the Next Economic Boom04/20/2017
    22:07
  91. 99.
    Why GDP Is a Dumb Way to Measure Economic Output04/12/2017
    23:40
  92. 100.
    Here's What Happens When a Chinese Firm Buys a Closed GM Plant04/05/2017
    31:05
  93. 101.
    Death and Despair in White America03/29/2017
    25:34
  94. 102.
    How a Red State City Fell in Love With Muslim Immigrants03/24/2017
    25:19
  95. 103.
    Inflation Makes Duke Bootee Wonder How I Keep From Going Under03/16/2017
    25:17
  96. 104.
    The United States of Inertia03/08/2017
    19:52
  97. 105.
    Trump Can Party On With This Blueprint From Europe03/01/2017
    20:25
  98. 106.
    Fix Inequality Now? Be Careful What You Wish For02/22/2017
    17:07
  99. 107.
    `Hamilton the Protectionist' Is a Show Trump Might Like02/16/2017
    16:34
  100. 108.
    Surprise! Your Cash Is Now Worthless02/08/2017
    17:31
  101. 109.
    Trump Heartland Depends on -- And Loathes -- Globalization02/02/2017
    23:36
  102. 110.
    Trump Says the Jobless Rate is Phony. Try These Stats Instead01/25/2017
    26:35
  103. 111.
    The Swiss Steak Heist And How The Central Bank Made It Happen01/19/2017
    15:30
  104. 112.
    70: Cafe Con Leche Can Track Hyperinflation in Venezuela01/12/2017
    16:13
  105. 113.
    69: Thought 2016 Was Bad? Wait Until You See 201712/29/2016
    18:48
  106. 114.
    68: Taking the Long (240-Year) View of U.S.-China Relations12/21/2016
    27:00
  107. 115.
    67: The Fed Takes a Hike. What Should You Do?12/14/2016
    17:33
  108. 116.
    66: Planes, Trains and Automobiles12/08/2016
    24:12
  109. 117.
    65: Dear Donald, Some Advice on China. Sincerely, Jon Huntsman11/29/2016
    27:00
  110. 118.
    64: Make France Great Again11/22/2016
    19:28
  111. 119.
    63: How to Get a Job After You Commit a Felony11/16/2016
    19:32
  112. 120.
    62: What Have We Done?11/09/2016
    16:35
  113. 121.
    61: Thanksgiving Will Be Cheaper This Year and That's Not Good11/02/2016
    26:42
  114. 122.
    59: O Trucker, Where Art Thou?10/19/2016
    19:03
  115. 123.
    58: Childcare Costs Are Too Damn High10/12/2016
    22:57
  116. 124.
    57: JD Vance and the Rise of the White Working Class10/05/2016
    25:00
  117. 125.
    56: Actually, You Probably Can't Make It in New York09/28/2016
    22:01
  118. 126.
    Benchmark Special: Here's What You Need to Know About the Fed09/21/2016
    9:57
  119. 127.
    55: The App That Runs China's Economy09/15/2016
    22:04
  120. 128.
    54: The Optimist's Guide to the Economy09/07/2016
    20:57
  121. 129.
    Benchmark Special: Five Questions From the August Jobs Report09/02/2016
    11:29
  122. 130.
    53: Why Are Weddings So Expensive? Blame Econ 101.08/31/2016
    25:47
  123. 131.
    52: Ever Since Texting, It's Been Downhill for the U.S. Economy08/24/2016
    22:52
  124. 132.
    51: Fancy Face Cream, South Korea's Next Economic Engine08/17/2016
    18:44
  125. 133.
    50: 'Hamilton' -- From Smash Musical to Economics Syllabus08/10/2016
    23:18
  126. 134.
    49: Slaves of Brazil — An Economic History08/03/2016
    22:10
  127. 135.
    48: Why Do Sports Make Sane People Lose Their (Economic) Minds?07/27/2016
    24:27
  128. 136.
    Benchmark Special: Five Things to Know About the Fed Meeting07/22/2016
    11:22
  129. 137.
    47: Looking Back on President Trump's First Six Months07/20/2016
    20:41
  130. 138.
    46: Brexit Is Really All About China07/13/2016
    19:22
  131. 139.
    45: The Economics Behind the Boom in Anti-Immigration Sentiment07/06/2016
    32:13
  132. 140.
    44: Cure Cancer, Boost Global Growth06/29/2016
    21:04
  133. 141.
    Is Norway's `EU Decaf' a Post Brexit Lifeline?06/29/2016
    10:18
  134. 142.
    Episode 43: What have they done?06/24/2016
    15:15
  135. 143.
    42: When I'm Sixty-Four06/15/2016
    20:34
  136. 144.
    41: Venezuela Is at a Breaking Point06/08/2016
    24:42
  137. 145.
    40: How to Earn $250/Hour in the Gig Economy06/01/2016
    25:50
  138. 146.
    39: What Al Franken Really Thinks About Deadlock in Washington05/25/2016
    34:07
  139. 147.
    38: The Quiet Epidemic That's Killing White Americans in Droves05/18/2016
    25:50
  140. 148.
    37: The International Plot to Kill Big Bills05/12/2016
    23:18
  141. 149.
    36: Puerto Rico's $70 Billion Crisis Just Might Be Catastrophic05/04/2016
    17:57
  142. 150.
    35: Why Are We Still Fighting About Obamacare?04/27/2016
    34:51
  143. 151.
    34: Japan Just Can't Catch a Break04/20/2016
    21:07
  144. 152.
    33: How Monetary Policy is Now Being Outsourced (Sort Of)04/13/2016
    21:52
  145. 153.
    32: Your Sex Drive Is Widening the Income Inequality Gap04/06/2016
    24:07
  146. 154.
    31: Will You Ever Be Able to Buy Your Own Home?03/31/2016
    20:24
  147. 155.
    30: Everything You Thought You Knew About Saudi Arabia Is Wrong03/24/2016
    22:55
  148. 156.
    29: From Apple to Chick-fil-A: When Companies Play Politics03/17/2016
    24:08
  149. 157.
    Episode 28: China's Demographic Time Bomb03/10/2016
    23:26
  150. 158.
    Episode 27: Can Slow Growth and the American Dream Coexist?03/03/2016
    22:39
  151. 159.
    Episode 26: What's Holding India Back?02/25/2016
    23:21
  152. 160.
    Episode 25: Negative Rates -- Another (Delayed) 2008 Hangover02/18/2016
    29:54
  153. 161.
    Episode 24: The World's Best Country for Working Women02/11/2016
    24:53
  154. 162.
    Episode 23: Kill A Mosquito, Help The Global Economy02/04/2016
    22:41
  155. 163.
    Episode 22: Has Cheap Oil Become Bad For The Economy?01/28/2016
    25:19
  156. 164.
    Episode 21: What Are Your Odds of Becoming a Millionaire?01/21/2016
    23:23
  157. 165.
    Episode 20: Stocks are Melting Down. Is The Economy Next?01/14/2016
    26:30
  158. 166.
    Episode 19: 7 Economics Tricks To Help Keep Resolutions01/07/2016
    24:58
  159. 167.
    Episode 18: Will Your Job Disappear by 2024?12/30/2015
    21:50
  160. 168.
    Episode 17: When Does it Make Sense to Cheat?12/23/2015
    22:37
  161. 169.
    Episode 16: The Fed Finally Raised Interest Rates. Now What?12/17/2015
    23:46
  162. 170.
    Episode 15: Take Paternity Leave Like a Boss12/10/2015
    22:00
  163. 171.
    Episode 14: Adele and the Future of Music12/03/2015
    25:11
  164. 172.
    Episode 13: How to Give Holiday Presents Like an Economist11/25/2015
    19:44
  165. 173.
    Episode 12: Could the U.S. Make College Free?11/19/2015
    22:15
  166. 174.
    Episode 11: What It Takes to Be Rich11/12/2015
    22:35
  167. 175.
    Episode 10: Does Manufacturing Still Matter for America?11/05/2015
    23:12
  168. 176.
    Episode 9: The U.S. Government's $18 Trillion Debt Problem10/29/2015
    19:08
  169. 177.
    Episode 8: How to Keep a Robot from Stealing Your Job10/22/2015
    21:26
  170. 178.
    Episode 7: What It's Like to Win the Nobel Prize10/15/2015
    23:16
  171. 179.
    Episode 6: A Tale of Love And Euros10/08/2015
    18:13
  172. 180.
    Episode 5: The World Isn't Getting Pricier Fast Enough10/01/2015
    18:10
  173. 181.
    Episode 4: The Millennials Go Rogue09/24/2015
    20:42
  174. 182.
    Episode 3: Will You Get a Raise This Year?09/17/2015
    20:54
  175. 183.
    Episode 2: Should You Be Freaking Out Over China?09/15/2015
    21:24
  176. 184.
    The U.S. Economy's Silent Menace09/11/2015
    18:46
  177. 185.
    The Benchmark Preview09/04/2015
    3:57

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