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

Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PMMeet Jordan WeissmannFive questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Slate Money
Sept. 28 2014 12:06 PMThe “F--k It, I Quit” EpisodeSlate Money with Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal on the fall of the “bond king,” Yahoo's negative stock value, and what happens when you know your co-workers' salaries.
Moneybox
Sept. 25 2014 6:35 PMHow the Rich Conquered the Economy, in One Chart
Building a Better Workplace
Sept. 24 2014 1:49 PMComing Out at WorkWhat happens when companies stop keeping salaries secret?
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PMApple Won’t Shut Down Beats Music After All (but Will Probably Rename It)
Slate Money
Sept. 20 2014 7:12 AMThe Froth Is Nonlinear: The Chinese Economy and Share RepurchasingSlate Money on the gender pay gap, whether China is the new Japan, and the reason so many companies are buying back their own stock.
Moneybox
Sept. 18 2014 2:18 PMThe NFL Is Not a NonprofitSo why does it get to act like one?
Moneybox
Sept. 16 2014 12:22 PMPoverty Rate Falls for First Time Since 2006, Remains Way Too High
Moneybox
Sept. 15 2014 12:12 PMAfter This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales
Moneybox
Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PMOlive Garden Has Been Committing a Culinary Crime Against Humanity
Moneybox
Sept. 11 2014 10:01 AMA Depressing Percentage of Americans Work Nights and Weekends
Moneybox
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.
Moneybox
Sept. 4 2014 12:53 PMAmerica May Have the Worst Hunger Problem of Any Rich Nation
Moneybox
Sept. 3 2014 4:32 PMWhere Whole Foods Counts as a Cheap Grocery Store
Moneybox
Sept. 29 2014 3:06 PMWant to Be Stinking Rich? Major in Economics.
Moneybox
Sept. 26 2014 12:49 PMAmericans Have No Idea How Bad Inequality Really IsAnd if they did, they wouldn’t want European-style solutions.
Moneybox
Sept. 24 2014 3:59 PMThere Aren’t Enough Marriageable Men in America
Moneybox
Sept. 23 2014 1:29 PMObama Is Serious About Cracking Down on Tax Inversions. Here’s How You Can Tell.
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 12:44 PMThe U.S. Is So, So Far Behind Europe on Clean Energy
Moneybox
Sept. 19 2014 6:35 PMPabst Blue Ribbon Is Being Sold to the Russians, Was So Over Anyway
Moneybox
Sept. 16 2014 12:43 PMMiddle-Class Incomes: Still Dead in the Water
Moneybox
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.
Moneybox
Sept. 12 2014 10:47 AMIs It the Whiskey or the Oil?Why Scotland thinks it can survive as an independent country.
Moneybox
Sept. 10 2014 4:11 PMThe Government Is Probably Driving Old People Into Poverty by Trying to Collect Their Student Loans
Moneybox
Sept. 7 2014 8:00 PMThe Fast-Food Strikes Have Been a Stunning Success for Organized Labor
Moneybox
Sept. 5 2014 9:33 AMThe Job Market’s Hot Streak Just Snapped
Moneybox
Sept. 3 2014 7:06 PMThe Number of Hungry Americans Has Barely Fallen Since the Recession
Moneybox
Sept. 3 2014 1:58 PMWhy Did CVS Stop Selling Cigarettes? It Wants to Be Taken Seriously as a Health Care Company.

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Oct. 1 2014 2:16 PM Wall Street Tackles Chat Services, Shies Away From Diversity Issues 
  Life
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Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PM Revelry (and Business) at Mohonk Photos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
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Sports Nut
Oct. 1 2014 5:19 PM Bunt-a-Palooza! How bad was the Kansas City Royals’ bunt-all-the-time strategy in the American League wild-card game?