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An interior view of a model condominium at the benefit for "Rosie's Broadway Kids," at the sales center for Platinum luxury condominiums April 14, 2008 in New York City.

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Listen to Episode 9 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 whether big data in health care is something to fear, what’s behind the boom in secretive buyers of New York City apartments, and the peculiar economic logic of General Motors’ victim compensation fund.

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Cathy O’Neil is the program director of the Lede data journalism program at the Columbia Journalism School.

Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion.

Jordan Weissmann is Slate's senior business and economics correspondent.

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