Slate Money

Too Big to Disappear

Slate Money talks Evergrande, the debt ceiling, and submarines.


Episode Notes

This week, Felix Salmon, Emily Peck and Stacy-Marie Ishmael talk about the precarious position of the huge Chinese real-estate company Evergrande, the debt ceiling and revolving door of tax policies, and the foreign policy dustup over submarines.

In the Plus segment: Corruption in the Treasury Department.

Mentioned In the show:

Understanding Evergrande, the Chinese Real Estate Conglomerate That’s Nearing Collapse,” by Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway for Bloomberg’s Oddlots

Axios Capital Newsletter, by Felix Salmon

Axios Closer Newsletter, by Courtenay Brown

How Accounting Giants Craft Favorable Tax Rules From Inside Government,” by Jesse Drucker and Danny Hakim for the New York Times


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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