Slate Money: Spinoffs, Write-Downs, And Techie Taxis (Podcast)

Includes: TWX
by: Felix Salmon

On this week's episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of and Slate's Jordan Weissmann discuss Time Warner's (NYSE:TWX) spinoff of its magazine business, the traffic headaches Uber caused in Europe this week as taxi drivers protest the upstart service, and the book Larry Summers has deemed one of the most important economics books of the year, House of Debt.

Bonus material: Host Felix Salmon offers a lesson on premoney and postmoney valuations and an introduction to shared-responsibility mortgages. Impress your friends with new financial vocabulary this weekend!