Slate Money on 529 plans, net neutrality, and Shake Shack

Slate Money on Net Neutrality

Slate Money on Net Neutrality

Slate’s weekly business and finance podcast.
Feb. 7 2015 2:01 AM

The Flipping and Flopping Edition

Slate Money on President Obama’s flip-flop on the 529 college savings plan, the FCC’s flip-flop on net neutrality, and Shake Shack’s flipping of burgers but not (yet) flopping on the public stock market.

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On this week’s episode of Slate Money, host Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of mathbabe.org and Jordan Weissmann of Slate discuss President Obama’s flip-flop on the 529 college savings plan, the Federal Communication Commission’s flip-flop on net neutrality, and Shake Shack’s flipping of burgers but not (yet) flopping on the public stock market.

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

Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion.

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