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The Eternally Thankful Edition

Slate Money shares what we’re grateful for this year, including insurance, index funds, and … McDonald’s.

Nov. 21 2015 2:06 AMThe Hidden Danger EditionWriter Gregory Ip on why it’s safer to take risks.
Nov. 7 2015 2:00 AMThe Two and 20 EditionListen to this episode of Slate Money and you’ll finally understand hedge funds, venture capital, and private equity.
Oct. 24 2015 2:01 AMThe Chicken or the Eggs EditionSlate Money on the Yum Brands split, money for egg donors, and forgiving student loans.
Oct. 10 2015 2:04 AMThe Housing EditionSlate Money, with special guest Bethany McLean, discusses Fannie and Freddie, high rents, and whether our co-host Jordan should buy a home.
Sept. 26 2015 2:02 AMThe Outrageous EditionSlate Money talks prescription drug price gouging, the Volkswagen scandal, and Kickstarter's amazing new business decision.
Sept. 12 2015 2:02 AMThe Bad Odds EditionSlate Money talks fantasy sports, a potential Department of Justice crackdown, and a new art museum model.
Aug. 29 2015 2:02 AMThe Migration EditionColumbia economist Suresh Naidu joins Slate Money to talk migrants, refugees, and work visas. 
Aug. 15 2015 9:12 AMThe Live Long and Prosper EditionAuthor Manu Saadia joins Slate Money to discuss the economics of the Star Trek universe.
Aug. 1 2015 2:01 AMThe 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.
July 18 2015 2:02 AMThe Greece EditionSlate Money on the eurozone backstory, Greece's failures, and what it means to have unsustainable debt.
July 4 2015 2:00 AMThe 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.
June 20 2015 2:00 AMThe 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.
June 6 2015 2:18 AMThe 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.
May 23 2015 2:05 AMA Tour of the Cuban Economy
May 9 2015 2:02 AMThe 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?
Nov. 14 2015 2:02 AMThe Great Debate EditionFusion’s Nando Vila throws down with Jordan Weissmann over student loan debt.
Nov. 3 2015 10:31 AMThe How the Other Half Banks EditionSlate Money on payday loans, postal banking, and prepaid debit cards.
Oct. 17 2015 2:03 AMThe Service as a Service EditionSlate Money on the end of tipping, the shortcomings of Theranos, and the week’s megamergers.
Oct. 3 2015 2:00 AMThe Disparate Impact EditionSlate Money talks loan discrimination, Jack Dorsey’s Twitter and Square, and distressed debt.
Sept. 19 2015 2:03 AMThe Gaming the System EditionSlate Money talks Venmo scams, Tom Hayes’ financial conspiracy, and the Fed’s hold on interest rates.
Sept. 5 2015 2:00 AMThe Dirty Filthy Loans EditionSlate Money talks lending on Facebook, in medicine, and in Atlantic City.
Aug. 22 2015 2:03 AMThe 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.
Aug. 8 2015 8:41 AMThe Marriage EditionJenny Anderson joins Slate Money to discuss the economics of weddings, chores, and adultery.
July 25 2015 2:02 AMThe Public Exposure EditionThe Slate Money crew on the outing of adulterers, evil banks, and one money-hungry media company.
July 11 2015 2:00 AMThe Technical Difficulties EditionSlate Money discusses this week’s outage on Wall Street, the crash of the Chinese stock market, and the restaurant reservation industry.
June 27 2015 2:06 AMThe Punch Bowl EditionOur hosts answer your questions about the Fed, inflation and equities, and the financial crises in Greece and Argentina.
June 13 2015 2:05 AMThe 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.
May 30 2015 2:01 AMThe Random Rules EditionGoogle’s virtual reality Cardboard, media consolidation big and small, and what the FIFA folks did wrong.
May 16 2015 2:02 AMThe Business of Fertility
May 2 2015 2:03 AMWhen Podcasters Get Married