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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.'

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Nov 15, 2018

When we talk about money, we sometimes focus on our paychecks and yet there are numerous ways to consider financial or economic well-being. Different ways of framing questions of monetary resources, in fact, can suggest different perspectives on solutions and policymaking. On this episode, Christina Gibson-Davis of Duke University's Sanford School of Public Policy discusses income, wealth, and family well-being.