Slate Money on tech mergers, Amazon’s Local Register, and listener questions.
Slate Money on Amazon’s “Local Register” and Listener Questions
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Aug. 23 2014 7:15 AM

The Ethics of Buying Stocks

Slate Money on tech deals minus the bankers, Amazon’s new payment system, and answers to listener questions.


Listen to Episode No. 15 of Slate Money:

On this week’s episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of, and Slate’s Jordan Weissmann discuss why tech companies aren’t using bankers for mergers and aquisitions deals. They also talk about Amazon’s new payment system and answer listener questions.


Slate Money will appear every Saturday in the Slate Daily Podcast and its own feed (links above).

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

Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion.

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

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