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Ghetto CapitalismSudhir Venkatesh's new book unravels the mystery of the underground economy.
Italy's WatergateEspionage, secrecy, and corruption: Lessons for the Bush administration.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehood about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.