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The Pancake Brains Edition

The Slate Money hosts talk WeWork, women’s “empowerment” training, and the book Darkness by Design.

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

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This week Felix, Emily, and Anna discuss the latest news on WeWork, the so-called leadership and empowerment seminar at Ernst & Young that told women their brains were like pancakes, among other indignities, and Felix’s recent review of Darkness by Design: The Hidden Power in Global Capital Markets, by Walter Mattli.

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Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.