Corruption in Brazil, Saudi Arabia’s oil prices, and Paul Romer’s war on Bankspeak.

The World Bank Likes Conjunctions Way Too Much

The World Bank Likes Conjunctions Way Too Much

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May 27 2017 2:01 AM

The Bureaucrats Gone Wild Edition

Slate Money on corruption in Brazil, Saudi Arabia’s oil prices, and Paul Romer’s war on Bankspeak.

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Felix Salmon of Fusion, emerging-markets expert Anna Szymanski, and Slate Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann discuss:

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Production by Daniel Schroeder.

Felix Salmon is a senior editor at Fusion.

Anna Szymanski is an emerging markets expert and senior strategy officer at a political risk startup.

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