The Takeaway Edit this Published in The Takeaway The Ryder Cup and Other Euro-American Competitions Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/takeaway/#file=/audio/json/240116/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend An American economic boom or European downturn? What can we discern about the strength of the United States or the European currency union based on their results at golf's Ryder Cup? This year's Ryder Cup is set to start today in Medina, Illinois.