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Alison Griswold is a Slate staff writer covering business and economics.

 

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Sept. 18 2014 6:02 PMA Chinese Company Just Announced the Biggest IPO in U.S. History
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Sept. 18 2014 2:49 PMAmazon Is Testing a New, Dangerously Simple Payment Technology in Germany
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Sept. 16 2014 4:16 PMSo You’re Getting the iPhone 6. Should You Hang Onto Your Unlimited Data Plan, Too?
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Sept. 15 2014 12:25 PMWatch John Oliver Make a Love Actually–Style Plea for Scotland to Stay With England
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Sept. 11 2014 7:23 PMPeter Thiel Reveals His Favorite Rap Artist and More in a Reddit AMA
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Sept. 11 2014 2:20 PMRadioShack Has Mercy on Self, Suggests Putting Self Out of Its Misery
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Sept. 10 2014 3:28 PMDollar General Is Making a Hostile Bid for Dollar Store Dominance
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Sept. 5 2014 4:39 PMTaco Bell Tacos Keep Getting Less and Less Taco-Like
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Sept. 5 2014 11:42 AMCalifornia Wants to Be an Olive Oil King
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Sept. 4 2014 10:54 AM“Recline Rage” Is on the Rise. Lean Back at Your Own Risk.
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Sept. 3 2014 3:25 PMTrying to Stop Uber Only Seems to Help Uber
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Sept. 2 2014 2:10 PMGermany Tries to Bring Uber to a Standstill
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Aug. 27 2014 12:16 PMImpulse Buying Is Easier Than Ever on Instagram
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Aug. 26 2014 3:15 PMA Fight Over Legroom Forced a Plane to Divert. Airlines Should Have Seen This Coming.
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Aug. 25 2014 1:24 PMThe Time Has Come for Coffee Arbitrage!
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Sept. 18 2014 5:09 PMThree CEOs Step Down in 30 Minutes
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Sept. 17 2014 12:13 PMEconomist Pays Tribute to Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller With a Poem About Housing Bubbles
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Sept. 16 2014 2:35 PMGermany’s Nationwide Ban on Uber Lasted All of Two Weeks
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Sept. 12 2014 1:03 PMUber Just Caved on a Big Policy Change After Its Drivers Threatened to Strike
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Sept. 11 2014 5:54 PMHow Uber and Lyft Stack Up in the United States
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Sept. 10 2014 6:05 PMThe American Concept of “Prestige” Has Barely Changed in 37 Years
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Sept. 8 2014 9:00 AMThese Two Airlines Are Immune to “Recline Rage”
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Sept. 5 2014 3:11 PMBarclays Introduces a Finger Vein Scanner to Access Your Online Banking
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Sept. 4 2014 2:29 PMPinterest Congratulates All the Single Ladies on Their Weddings
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Sept. 3 2014 6:24 PMWall Street Is Getting a Little Less Miserable
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Sept. 2 2014 4:58 PMHome Depot Might Be the Latest to Suffer a Huge Data Breach
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Aug. 27 2014 5:02 PMThe Biggest Peer-to-Peer Lending Site Just Filed for an IPO
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Aug. 26 2014 6:03 PMOperation SLOG Is Uber’s Aggressive Plan to Take Out Its Competition
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Aug. 25 2014 7:07 PMBuffalo Wild Wings to Expand Goofy Bar Food Empire
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Aug. 25 2014 12:09 PMThe Stock Market Just Hit a Historic Milestone

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