Why Are Shelves Still Empty? Supply Chain Woes, plus Other Economic Takeaways from the Pandemic


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By TED Audio Collective / Youngme Moon, Mihir Desai, & Felix Oberholzer-Gee, TED Audio Collective / Youngme Moon, Mihir Desai, and Felix Oberholzer-Gee. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Why are items still missing from grocery store shelves? Why are package deliveries being delayed? Youngme, Felix and Mihir unpack the global supply chain mess, while warning listeners to start their holiday shopping early! They also share their personal economic takeaways from the pandemic.

Recent picks, and recommended reading/websites:

· The White Lotus (HBO)

· Flour Water Salt Yeast (by Ken Forkish)

We invite you to email your comments and ideas for future episodes to: afterhours@hbs.edu. You can also follow Youngme and Mihir on Twitter at: @YoungmeMoon and @DesaiMihirA.

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