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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