Slate Money

The Land of Somewhat Normal

Cathy O‘Neil returns to talk Biden’s economic plan, social media bans, and some newsworthy hacks.


Episode Notes

Cathy O‘Neil returns to Slate Money to talk with Felix Salmon, Emily Peck and Anna Szymanski about Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion economic package, social media platforms banning Trump, and hackers attacking Parler. Oh, yes, and male chastity belts.

In the Slate Plus segment: the near future of COVID.


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.