Chris Farrell

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Chris Farrell

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Chris Farrell is National Public Radio’s senior economics contributor and host of American Public Media’s nationally syndicated program Marketplace. Chris is also the author of the best-selling books “The New Frugality” and “Unretirement”. He writes about economics and public policy for several different media outlets, including Bloomberg Businessweek, Yahoo, Frontline, and Investment Advisor. After college, he spent four years as a merchant seaman traveling the world. He used the money he saved at sea to pay for his graduate degree.