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The Economics of the Star Trek Universe

The Economics of the Star Trek Universe

Slate’s weekly business and finance podcast.
Aug. 15 2015 9:12 AM

The Live Long and Prosper Edition

Author Manu Saadia joins Slate Money to discuss the economics of the Star Trek universe.


Listen to Episode No. 66 of Slate Money:


On this episode of Slate Money, Trekonomics author Manu Saadia joins host Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of, and Slate’s Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann to discuss:


Production by Zachary Dinerstein.

Cathy O'Neil is a former hedge fund quant and blogger at

Felix Salmon is a journalist.

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