SYSK Selects: How much money is there in the world?​

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There are few things more futile than trying to count all of the money in the world. Even many governments have no idea how much currency they have issued. But that won't stop Chuck and Josh from trying and explaining why we can't be sure how much money exists and the problems with flooding the world markets with bread.

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Topics in this Podcast: money, Stuff You Should Know, howstuffworks, hyperinflation, monetary policy, economics, josh, Chuck