Felix Salmon
Felix Salmon

Felix Salmon is the editor of Cause & Effect.

Slate Money
May 27 2017 2:01 AMThe Bureaucrats Gone Wild EditionSlate Money on corruption in Brazil, Saudi Arabia’s oil prices, and Paul Romer’s war on Bankspeak.
Slate Money
May 13 2017 2:00 AMThe Disappearing EditionSlate Money on the mortgage interest deduction, the volatility index, and Snap’s first earnings report after going public.
Slate Money
April 29 2017 2:02 AMThe Pointless Vanity EditionSlate Money on Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s substantial payout, Sheryl Sandberg’s new book on grief, and former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s massive data project.
Slate Money
April 15 2017 2:01 AMThe Liquidity EditionSlate Money discusses South Africa’s credit rating downgrade and how markets are responding to recent economic events in unpredictable ways.
Slate Money
April 1 2017 2:04 AMThe Pour Decisions EditionSlate Money gets tipsy talking to Bianca Bosker, author of Cork Dork, about the economics of wine.
Slate Money
March 18 2017 2:04 AMThe Scary White People EditionSlate Money discusses the uncertain future of the European Union and Blumhouse Productions’ run of smash-hit horror flicks.
Slate Money
March 4 2017 2:02 AMThe Hedge Funds Behaving Badly EditionSlate Money discusses eccentric hedge-funders with Sheelah Kolhatkar, plus Herbalife and the insider trading allegations at the heart of her book Black Edge.
Slate Money
Feb. 18 2017 2:01 AMThe Vanishing EditionSlate Money discusses Snap Inc.’s upcoming IPO and Airbnb’s future challenges.
Slate Money
Feb. 6 2017 11:48 AMThe Cathy’s Dream EditionCathy O’Neil hand-picks all of Slate Money’s topics, including how psychometrics helped shape the recent U.S. election and the safety of statistics in the Trump era.
Slate Money
Jan. 21 2017 2:01 AMThe Xi Loves Me EditionFrom the World Economic Forum in Davos, Slate Money reports on China’s support for globalization and the United Kingdom’s role in a changing Europe.
Slate Money
Jan. 7 2017 2:00 AMThe Pink Collar EditionSlate Money discusses the growth of traditionally female caregiver jobs, which men often don’t want, and Trump’s debt ties.
Slate Money
Dec. 24 2016 2:03 AMThe Doomed Youth EditionSlate Money discusses the reality of China’s school systems and online media’s role in spreading ISIS propaganda.
Slate Money
Dec. 10 2016 2:03 AMThe Up in the Air EditionSlate Money on United’s Basic Economy fare and Trump’s Air Force One negotiations.
Slate Money
Nov. 28 2016 9:22 AMThe Optimism EditionSlate Money discusses the economics of philanthropy.
Slate Money
Nov. 12 2016 2:02 AMThe Oh Sh*t EditionSlate Money on why pollsters got it so terribly wrong this year.
Slate Money
May 20 2017 2:00 AMThe Spinning Wheels EditionSlate Money on the auto industry, artificial intelligence, and Apple’s new headquarters.
Slate Money
May 6 2017 2:00 AMThe Talking TED Talks EditionSlate Money on Cathy O’Neil’s TED talk, what goes on at TED Talks conferences, and the industry of highly paid speeches.
Slate Money
April 22 2017 2:00 AMThe Pet Cause EditionSlate Money on PetSmart’s acquisition of Chewy, Arconic CEO Klaus Kleinfeld’s resignation, and Portland’s decision to divest from all corporations.
Slate Money
April 8 2017 2:00 AMThe “You Say Beeta, I Say Beta” EditionSlate Money discusses the popularity of smart beta investing and potential racial bias in auto insurance.
Slate Money
March 25 2017 2:05 AMThe Thinx Twice EditionSlate Money discusses Thinx founder Miki Agrawal’s sexual harassment allegations and how venture capitalist J.D. Vance is looking to invest in startups—in Ohio.
Slate Money
March 11 2017 2:02 AMThe Soft Power EditionSlate Money discusses State Street’s plan to place more women in executive roles, Swift’s banning of North Korean banks, and the eccentric billionaire owner of SoftBank.
Slate Money
Feb. 25 2017 2:01 AMThe Relatively Nonevil EditionSlate Money discusses Uber’s continuing public relation woes and Kraft’s attempted takeover of Unilever.
Slate Money
Feb. 11 2017 2:02 AMThe Creativity EditionSlate Money discusses the economics of the film, book, and music industries with Derek Thompson.
Slate Money
Jan. 28 2017 2:01 AMThe Jump Ship EditionSlate Money discusses America’s abandonment of the TPP and some headline news from Cathy.
Slate Money
Jan. 14 2017 8:09 AMThe Ballpoint Pen EditionSlate Money discusses the mysterious history of Bic Cristal pens and Anthony Scaramucci’s White House assignment.
Slate Money
Dec. 31 2016 2:00 AMThe Craft Beer EditionIn this live episode, Slate Money talks small breweries and the economics of beer.
Slate Money
Dec. 17 2016 2:00 AMThe Unhealthy Markets EditionSlate Money discusses grading employees on their health and price-fixing generic drugs.
Slate Money
Dec. 3 2016 2:01 AMThe Munchkin EditionSlate Money discusses Trump’s economic team.
Slate Money
Nov. 19 2016 2:00 AMThe Monopoly Money EditionSlate Money on India’s demonetization and the practice of paying economists large sums to promote mergers.
Slate Money
Nov. 7 2016 10:06 AMThe Live Forever EditionSlate Money discusses current attempts to finance immortality.

READ MORE STORIES