Jeffrey Goldfarb

Jeffrey Goldfarb is a New York-based assistant editor with a focus on Wall Street, private equity, M&A and the media industry. Before becoming a columnist, Jeffrey wrote about banking, deals, international trade, healthcare and the Internet.

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Feb. 13 2013 12:24 PMComcast Ad-Libs on Winning NBC Universal Script
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Nov. 21 2012 4:18 PMDisney Chief's Unlikely Fairy Godmother: Murdoch
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Oct. 23 2012 2:04 PMThe Foreign Policy Debate: What They Didn't Say
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Sept. 5 2012 4:31 PMThe End of the Reformation of Rupert Murdoch
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Aug. 21 2012 4:12 PMPeter Thiel's Sale Encapsulates Facebook Folly
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July 30 2012 5:26 PMVivendi May Be Out of Pocket on EMI by Salving EU
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July 11 2012 1:10 PMComcast Deal Extends Content's Precarious Reign
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June 26 2012 11:28 AMSandberg Does Neither Herself Nor Women Any Favors
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May 30 2012 11:30 AMPrivate Equity May Owe Obama a Debt of Gratitude
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May 10 2012 2:16 PMRecent Botches in the Boardroom Call for Checklist Fix
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March 27 2012 1:40 PMIcahn Gives Breakingviews a Window into His Method
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March 23 2012 5:38 PMWatchdogs Could Change Vivendi's EMI Tune
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Feb. 24 2012 1:27 PMTwitter Revolt Could March Next on Proxy Season
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Feb. 6 2013 2:40 PMThe Unsexiest Media Company Alive: Time Warner
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Nov. 9 2012 1:46 PMHow the 47% Beat the Super PACs
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Sept. 11 2012 5:53 PMU.S. Political Jamborees Alienate Mr. Market
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Aug. 22 2012 4:59 PMOuch: Carl Icahn Gets A Dose of His Own Medicine
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Aug. 2 2012 4:22 PMManchester United Counts On Investors Behaving Like Fanatics
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July 12 2012 6:01 PMFender Stock Buyers Will Gently Weep
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June 26 2012 5:27 PMThe News Corp "Discount" Is No More.
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June 25 2012 5:07 PMBlaming London for Bank Botches is Too Convenient
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May 15 2012 3:13 PMFacebook Wins the Keynesian Beauty Contest
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April 18 2012 1:03 PMBuffett At Least Learned One Thing from Steve Jobs
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March 26 2012 6:03 PMWall Street Can Relate to Hollywood Underdog Tale
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March 14 2012 12:52 PMNew York Times Pay Structure Isn't Fit to Print
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Feb. 22 2012 2:48 PMAT&T Board Lets CEO off the Hook for a Bad Call

TODAY IN SLATE

Foreigners

More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?

The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.

Jurisprudence

Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 16 2014 7:03 PM Kansas Secretary of State Loses Battle to Protect Senator From Tough Race
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 16 2014 4:16 PM The iPhone 6 Marks a Fresh Chance for Wireless Carriers to Kill Your Unlimited Data
  Life
The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus Video
Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 8:43 PM This 17-Minute Tribute to David Fincher Is the Perfect Preparation for Gone Girl
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 6:40 PM This iPhone 6 Feature Will Change Weather Forecasting
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 16 2014 11:46 PM The Scariest Campfire Story More horrifying than bears, snakes, or hook-handed killers.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.