Slate Money on surrogacy, the McDonald's NLRB ruling, and Argentina's new default.

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Aug. 2 2014 7:10 AM

Babies and Burgers

Slate Money on the business of surrogacy, a landmark McDonald's labor ruling, and Argentina's debt default (again).

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Listen to Episode No. 13 of Slate Money:

On this week's episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of Columbia University, and Slate's Jordan Weissmann discuss the shady business of international surrogacy, the National Labor Relations Board's landmark ruling on who counts as a McDonald's employee, and Argentina déjà vu debt default.

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Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion.

Cathy O'Neil is a former hedge fund quant and blogger at Mathbabe.org.

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

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