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#549: A Teenager’s Guide to Doing Business in North Korea No ratings yet.

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    The dream of socialist North Korea was that the government would control every part of the economy. No need for private businesses or stores – the state would give you everything. People were not supposed to sell to each other. Ever. On today’s show: how markets sprung up anyway.

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