Listen to Episode No. 132 of Slate Money
On this episode of Slate Money, hosts Felix Salmon of Fusion; Cathy O’Neil, author of Weapons of Math Destruction; and Slate Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann are joined by ProPublica financial reporter Jesse Eisinger to discuss:
- The practice of paying economists large sums to promote mergers
- Facebook, Google, and fake news
- India’s demonetization
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Twitter: @felixsalmon, @mathbabedotorg, @JHWeissmann, @eisingerj
Production by Zachary Dinerstein.