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The Invention Of Paper Money

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Jamaican Monetary Policy: Behind The Music

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Downturn Start-Ups: A Conversation With Guy Raz

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How Immigration Is Changing The U.S. Economy

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Two million Americans have started freelancing in the past 12 months, according to a new study from Upwork, a freelance job platform. And that has increased the proportion of the workforce that performs freelance work to 36%. Ada Yokota/Getty Images hide caption

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Jobs In The Pandemic: More Are Freelance And May Stay That Way Forever

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People wait for a bus in August in East Los Angeles. Latinos have the highest rate of labor force participation of any group in California — many in public-facing jobs deemed essential. That work has put them at higher risk of catching the coronavirus. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A Smarter Approach To Lockdowns

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Making The Most Of Scarce Space

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'I Try So Hard Not To Cry': Nearly Half Of U.S. Households Face A Financial Crisis

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Parenting In The Time of Corona

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Opening Schools: Mission Impossible

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Caroline Wells and her family at their new home outside San Antonio. The builders just finished it so the yard has yet to be planted, but the couple are looking forward to letting the kids run out their energy with a lot more outdoor space than they had at their home in the city. Trisha Kosub hide caption

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More Space, Please: Home Sales Booming Despite Pandemic, Recession

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