November 11, 2022

Introducing Bad Bets Season 2: The Unraveling of Trevor Milton

by The Journal.

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Bad Bets is WSJ’s podcast series that unravels big-business dramas that have had a big impact on our world. In season two, reporter Ben Foldy delves into the story of Nikola founder Trevor Milton, who promised a future of zero-emission trucks that could revolutionize the industry. At its peak, Nikola’s publicly traded stock was worth more than Ford Motor Co.’s—until a ragtag group of whistleblowers and short sellers revealed that Nikola and its truck weren’t all that they seemed.


Find the entire series here: https://www.wsj.com/podcasts/bad-bets 

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