Planet Money

#792: The Ransom Problem

20:12 | Sep 2nd, 2017

2 echoes
When someone has been kidnapped, what do you do? If you pay ransom, you create a market for hostages. If you don't, people die. Different countries have different policies with different results.

jonnymessSep 11th, 2017

My true crime fans would definitely dig this one!