Listen to Episode 5 of Slate Money:
On this week’s episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of Mathbabe.org, and Slate's Jordan Weissmann discuss a turnabout for Jed Rakoff, Wall Street’s toughest judge, extreme measures by the European Central Bank, and the continuing saga of hedge fund billionaire Steven A. Cohen.
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