Slate Money

The Media Media Edition

The Slate Money hosts are joined by Edmund Lee to discuss Tesla, New York Times subscriptions, and social media revenue.


Episode Notes

Edmund Lee, media journalist for the New York Times, joins the Slate Money hosts to discuss the demented rollercoaster that is Tesla stock, the New York Times’s surprising subscription numbers, and the revenue of YouTube and other social media sites.

Plus: Spotify buying The Ringer.


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.