The Housing Edition
Slate Money, with special guest Bethany McLean, discusses Fannie and Freddie, high rents, and whether our co-host Jordan should buy a home.
The Disparate Impact EditionSlate Money talks loan discrimination, Jack Dorsey’s Twitter and Square, and distressed debt.
The Gaming the System EditionSlate Money talks Venmo scams, Tom Hayes’ financial conspiracy, and the Fed’s hold on interest rates.
The Dirty Filthy Loans EditionSlate Money talks lending on Facebook, in medicine, and in Atlantic City.
The White-Collar Whine EditionThe Slate Money crew discusses the harsh culture of working as an Amazon executive and whether unpaid internships will soon be a thing of the past.
The Marriage EditionJenny Anderson joins Slate Money to discuss the economics of weddings, chores, and adultery.
The Public Exposure EditionThe Slate Money crew on the outing of adulterers, evil banks, and one money-hungry media company.
The Technical Difficulties EditionSlate Money discusses this week’s outage on Wall Street, the crash of the Chinese stock market, and the restaurant reservation industry.
The Punch Bowl EditionOur hosts answer your questions about the Fed, inflation and equities, and the financial crises in Greece and Argentina.
The Cost of Employment EditionAbove the Law’s Elie Mystal talks about quitting big law, quitting your student debt, and quitting—whether you like it or not—your job as Twitter’s CEO.
The Random Rules EditionGoogle’s virtual reality Cardboard, media consolidation big and small, and what the FIFA folks did wrong.
The Warren Buffett EditionSlate Money on the man, the fortune, and the future of Berkshire Hathaway.
The Revolting EditionSlate Money on subprime auto loans, CEOs vs. states, and the biggest fund to divest from fossil fuels.
The Outrageous EditionSlate Money talks prescription drug price gouging, the Volkswagen scandal, and Kickstarter's amazing new business decision.
The Bad Odds EditionSlate Money talks fantasy sports, a potential Department of Justice crackdown, and a new art museum model.
The Migration EditionColumbia economist Suresh Naidu joins Slate Money to talk migrants, refugees, and work visas.
The Live Long and Prosper EditionAuthor Manu Saadia joins Slate Money to discuss the economics of the Star Trek universe.
The National Politics EditionLaw professor and author Zephyr Teachout joins the Slate Money crew to discuss money in campaigns, money in Puerto Rico, and money in Hillary’s speech.
The Greece EditionSlate Money on the eurozone backstory, Greece's failures, and what it means to have unsustainable debt.
The Wine EditionKarl Storchmann of the Journal of Wine Economics discusses how wine ratings affect prices and how to decide what to spend on your bottle.
The Jordan-o-Rama EditionUniversity of Wisconsin math professor Jordan Ellenberg stops by to talk about beating the lottery, academia’s tenure conundrum, and whether Uber drivers are employees.
The Time to Grow Up EditionSlate Money talks with the New York Times’ Ron Lieber about his new book for parents, the worst charity you could give your money to, and the need to insure Uber drivers.
The Shaking Things Up EditionSlate Money asks: How bad are U.S. airports, what just happened in the U.K. election, and what exactly are Elizabeth Warren and David Vitter trying to do to the Fed?
The Trying to Be Clever Edition Author and “Sketch Guy” columnist Carl Richards joins Slate Money to talk about financial planning, billionaire whimsy, and the flash crash.
The Lemons EditionSlate Money on why college is so expensive, the economics of the California drought, and letters from listeners.
The Podcast PodcastSlate Money on the business of podcasting, with special guests Alex Blumberg and Will Mayo.