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Slate Money’s Econ Reading List

Slate Money’s Econ Reading List

Slate’s weekly business and finance podcast.
Oct. 18 2014 7:19 AM

The “Read These Books” Edition

Slate Money on new and old money-themed reads with special guests John Lanchester and Jake Halpern.


Listen to Episode No. 23 of Slate Money:

On this week’s episode of Slate Money, host Felix Salmon of Fusion, Slate’s Jordan Weissmann, and Cathy O’Neil of Mathbabe talk to John Lanchester and Jake Halpern about their newly released books and recommend their own favorite money or economic-themed reads.


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

Felix Salmon is a journalist.

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