Season 8, Episode 39

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Market-design wizard Al Roth finds solutions for the problems money alone can’t solve. (Photo: Newtown Grafitti)

Sure, markets generally work well. But for some transactions — like school admissions and organ transplants — money alone can’t solve the problem. That’s when you need a market-design wizard like Al Roth.

To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “Make Me a Match.”