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“The Measure of Everyday Life” is a weekly public radio program featuring researchers, practitioners, and professionals discussing their work to improve the human condition. Independent Weekly has called the show ‘unexpected’ and ‘diverse’ and notes that the show ‘brings big questions to radio.'

Episodes air Sunday nights at 6:30 PM EST in the Raleigh-Durham, NC, media market (and also are streamed internationally through WNCU) and are available online the Wednesday following the original airing. WNCU produces the show with major underwriting from the nonprofit RTI International.

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Nov 23, 2016

Economic uncertainty has many authors. Predatory loans are an important part of the equation. In this episode, Peter Skillern of Reinvestment Partners joins us to talk about financial literacy and intervention.  


Nov 15, 2016

How can we understand racial disparities in income? Join us as we talk with Duke University researchers from Data+ about their findings from the National Asset Scorecard for Communities of Color.


Nov 9, 2016

The team revisits the Southern Association for Public Opinion Research's annual conference to talk with researchers about how the field has evolved and forced them to adapt. We hear from Mark Schulman (Abt SRBI), Lisa Carley-Baxter, and Martin Blanchette (RTI) about their perspectives.