Capitalisn’t: The power of access in journalism and academia

Apr 08, 2021

Sections Economics

When it comes to probing the problems of big tech, either as a journalist or as an academic, access is key. Necessary data is highly guarded, and tech companies carefully select what they share and with whom. On this episode of the Capitalisn’t podcast, hosts Luigi Zingales and Bethany McLean discuss tech firms’ gatekeeping power with New York Times columnist Kara Swisher, who has been covering and critiquing big tech since the 1990s.