Slate Money

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


Everything is Concrete

This week, Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and Stacy-Marie Ishmael discuss Robinhood’s FINRA fine, the use and longevity of concrete following the tragic collapse of a Miami condo building, and AirBnB’s secretive (and well-funded) violent crime cover-ups.

In the Plus segment: Krispy Kreme. 

Mentioned in the show:

“Airbnb Is Spending Millions of Dollars to Make Nightmares Go Away,” by Olivia Carville

“Convenience > Compassion,” by Framing

“No, You Can’t Recycle a Bowling Ball (But People Sure Keep Trying)” by Eleanor Cummins for Curbed


Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.

Twitter: @felixsalmon, @EmilyRPeck, @s_m_i

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 2021-07-03  1h1m