House of Cards: Magic and Probability (30/08/14 14:46)
Slate Money on card tricks, tech valuations, and investing in professional athletes.
The Ice Bucket Challenge Isn’t Going Away (25/08/14 13:20)
But giving money to disease-specific charities is still a bad idea.
The Ethics of Buying Stocks (23/08/14 15:03)
Slate Money on tech deals minus the bankers, Amazon’s new payment system, and answers to listener...
No need for banks in an era of intellectual capital (21/08/14 18:03)
Silicon Valley deals are not based on factors that bankers can model
Slate Money: The Payday Edition (16/08/14 15:35)
Slate Money on payday loans, BuzzFeed’s latest valuation, and the value of data scientists.
Bad Paper (15/08/14 13:18)
My first #post-text project for Fusion: Bad Paper, a game which should help people understand the...
How to understand A16Z’s investment in BuzzFeed (12/08/14 13:31)
If you’re looking at it asking how anybody could pay that kind of money for a bunch of listicles,...
Up in smoke (11/08/14 05:19)
How US states lost billions of dollars in tobacco settlement revenues
Slate Money: The Impenetrable Business Jargon Edition (09/08/14 15:36)
On financial gobbledygook, corporate “living wills” vs. “Too Big to Fail”...
Babies and Burgers (02/08/14 17:07)
Slate Money on the business of surrogacy, a landmark McDonald’s labor ruling, and Argentina...
Argentina’s default option (31/07/14 20:40)
The sun has risen, and Argentina is — once again — in default. NBD.
The #GrieFault trade (28/07/14 03:58)
Why Argentina’s bonds might be worth even more in default
The “Of Course” Edition (26/07/14 15:46)
Slate Money on the state of business journalism, a hedge-fund billionaire’s battle against Herbal...
The Many Merchants of Death Edition (20/07/14 10:01)
Slate Money on a big bank’s big settlement, a big merger in “Big Tobacco,” and the continuing sag...
The Cupcake Indicator (13/07/14 04:29)
Slate Money on endings: quantitative easing, the American Apparel leadership, and big cupcake.