Jill Barshay

Jill Barshay is a public radio business reporter and a contributing editor at The Hechinger Report.

Negotiation
Dec. 19 2011 3:48 PMYour Salary, and How to Raise ItEpisode 10 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy on negotiating for your salary.
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Dec. 5 2011 3:31 PMLocation, Location, NegotiationEpisode 8 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy takes on haggling for real estate.
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Nov. 21 2011 2:11 PMClosing the Deal: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 6 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Nov. 7 2011 1:36 PMThe Ticking Clock and Other Physical Tactics: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 4 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Oct. 25 2011 1:15 PMSchmoozing as Strategy: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 2 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Dec. 12 2011 12:17 PMMy Little HagglerEpisode 9 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy on negotiating with children.
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Nov. 28 2011 5:11 PMThe Gender Divide: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 7 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Nov. 14 2011 4:06 PMNegotiating with Jerks and Liars: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 5 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Oct. 31 2011 3:13 PMThe Art (and Trickery) of Persuasion: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 3 of our series on haggling like the pros.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.