Slate Money

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


Slate Money: Movies: Magic Mike

Welcome to Slate Money Goes to the Movies, a miniseries in which Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and a different guest each week discuss popular business-themed movies. 

Shane Ferro, former economics journalist and current public defender, stops by to talk about how Magic Mike is a film about the gig economy and the precarity of freelance work in a post Great Recession world. 


Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.

Twitter: @felixsalmon, @EmilyRPeck 

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 2021-06-29  50m