Selected Writing

Favorites

The failure of Panera Cares (The Baffler) 2019

Why every business is a bank  (The New Republic) 2020

Start-ups are stupid (The Baffler) 2020

 

The Rest

Monopoly is tyranny (The New Republic) 2020

Tax dollars don’t pay for anything (The New Republic) 2020

Pension Funds rob retirement accounts (The American Prospect) 2020

Thomas Piketty (The New Republic) 2020

Shadow banking (The New Republic) 2020

Colleges push financial literacy (The Baffler) 2020

A prison newspaper (LA Review of Books) 2020

Fraud in banking (The Nation) 2020

Deaths of despair (The New Republic) 2020

Deutsche Bank (The New Republic) 2020

 

Economists (The New Republic) 2019

Politics of antitrust (The New Republic) 2019

Media festivals (Pressland) 2019

Wealth taxes (The Baffler) 2019

Student debt (The Baffler) 2019

A grocery store (Gothamist) 2019

Journalism school professors (Study Hall) 2019

Bill de Blasio’s housing policy (The Baffler) 2019

Uber exploits labor law (LA Review of Books) 2019

History of temp labor (LA Review of Books) 2019

Fracking (LA Review of Books) 2019

 

The value of bureaucracy (LA Review of Books) 2018

Oklahoma City (LA Review of Books) 2018