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

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Sept. 18 2014 2:18 PMThe NFL Is Not a NonprofitSo why does it get to act like one?
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Sept. 16 2014 12:22 PMPoverty Rate Falls for First Time Since 2006, Remains Way Too High
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Sept. 15 2014 12:12 PMAfter This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales
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Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PMOlive Garden Has Been Committing a Culinary Crime Against Humanity
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Sept. 11 2014 10:01 AMA Depressing Percentage of Americans Work Nights and Weekends
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Sept. 8 2014 11:00 AMWhen College Grads Earn Like High School Grads
Slate Money
Sept. 6 2014 7:19 AMSlate Money Talks Dollars and SenseListen to Slate’s show on former congressmen working for Wall Street, dollar-store mergers, and premium bonds.
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Sept. 4 2014 12:53 PMAmerica May Have the Worst Hunger Problem of Any Rich Nation
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Sept. 3 2014 4:32 PMWhere Whole Foods Counts as a Cheap Grocery Store
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Sept. 2 2014 5:50 PMIs Living in an Expensive City a “Consumption Choice,” Just Like Buying a Fancy Car?
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Aug. 29 2014 5:11 PMSo You’re Rich for an American. Does That Make You Rich for New York?
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Aug. 28 2014 12:17 PMForget the Rent: Why New York and San Francisco Are Actually Amazing Bargains
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Aug. 27 2014 12:02 PMHow Many Americans Live on Less Than $2 Per Day?
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Aug. 26 2014 1:55 PMBurger King Says It’s Not Trying to Dodge Taxes by Moving to Canada. Is It Telling the Truth?
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Aug. 25 2014 12:54 PMBurger King Wants to Buy Tim Hortons, Move to Canada, and Stop Paying U.S. Corporate Taxes
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Sept. 16 2014 12:43 PMMiddle-Class Incomes: Still Dead in the Water
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Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PMA No-Brainer Approach to Fighting Poverty: Better Birth Control
Slate Money
Sept. 15 2014 10:09 AMDoes Scottish Independence Make Economic Sense?Slate Money on Scotland’s referendum, a banking regulation’s impact on infrastructure, and how education affects earnings.
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Sept. 12 2014 10:47 AMIs It the Whiskey or the Oil?Why Scotland thinks it can survive as an independent country.
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Sept. 10 2014 4:11 PMThe Government Is Probably Driving Old People Into Poverty by Trying to Collect Their Student Loans
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Sept. 7 2014 8:00 PMThe Fast-Food Strikes Have Been a Stunning Success for Organized Labor
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Sept. 5 2014 9:33 AMThe Job Market’s Hot Streak Just Snapped
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Sept. 3 2014 7:06 PMThe Number of Hungry Americans Has Barely Fallen Since the Recession
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Sept. 3 2014 1:58 PMWhy Did CVS Stop Selling Cigarettes? It Wants to Be Taken Seriously as a Health Care Company.
Slate Money
Aug. 30 2014 7:30 AMHouse of Cards: Magic and ProbabilitySlate Money on card tricks, tech valuations, and investing in professional athletes.
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Aug. 29 2014 2:00 PMWho Gets to Be “Rich”?And why do most people seem to think they are “middle class”?
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Aug. 27 2014 4:38 PMThe U.S. Sells Green Cards, and It Should Charge More for Them
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Aug. 27 2014 11:14 AMZara Is Sorry for Selling a Shirt That Looked Like a Nazi Concentration Camp Uniform
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Aug. 25 2014 7:22 PMEverybody Relax: An MIT Economist Explains Why Robots Won’t Steal Our Jobs
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Aug. 23 2014 7:15 AMThe Ethics of Buying StocksSlate Money on tech deals minus the bankers, Amazon’s new payment system, and answers to listener questions.

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Oct. 22 2014 6:00 AM Why It’s OK to Ask People What They Do David Plotz talks to two junior staffers about the lessons of Working.
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Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
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Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
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Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
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Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.