49 | Monetary Policy
Monetary policy is the means through which a government, typically through a central bank, influences a nation's money supply.
Episode 905: The Chicago Boys I - Planet Money
Chile is one of the wealthiest, most stable economies in South America. But to understand how Chile got here--how it became the envy of neighboring countries --you have to know the story of a group of Chilean students who came to study economics at the University of Chicago. A group that came to be known as the Chicago Boys.