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Slate Money: The Economics of 21st-Century Products

Slate Money: The Economics of 21st-Century Products

Slate’s weekly business and finance podcast.
Aug. 22 2016 12:35 PM

The Product Edition

Slate Money on 21st-century products: Google search, the iPhone, and Amazon Prime.


Listen to Episode No. 119 of Slate Money:


On this episode of Slate Money, hosts Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of and Slate’s Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann talk the economics of 21st-century products with Paul Ford (@ftrain), writer and co-founder of the digital product studio Postlight.

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Production by Veralyn Williams.

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.