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The Meritocracy Trap Edition

The Slate Money hosts are joined by Yale’s Daniel Markovits to discuss his new book.

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Episode Notes

This week Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits joins Emily and Felix to discuss his new book, The Meritocracy Trap; the MIT Media Lab and Jeffrey Epstein; and Volfefe.

Plus: Bill Gates.


About the Show

A weekly roundup of the most important stories from the worlds of business and finance, hosted by Felix Salmon and Emily Peck.

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  • Emily Peck is a veteran journalist who has worked as a writer and editor at national outlets like HuffPost, the Wall Street Journal, and the American Lawyer.

  • Felix Salmon is a host of the Slate Money podcast.