Slate Money

The Boys Have Left the Building

The Slate Money hosts talk Alphabet, Uber, and Manchester City.


Episode Notes

This week Felix, Emily, and Anna discuss Larry Page and Sergey Brin, aka the Google Boys, stepping away from Alphabet, Uber’s big safety report, and Silver Lake’s investment in Manchester City soccer.

And in the Slate Plus segment: Argentina.


Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.


About the Show

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

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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.

  • Anna Szymanski is a columnist at Reuters Breakingviews. She previously worked in emerging markets investment and is a CFA charterholder.