Tagged: Commentary

Philip Van Doorn 1

Marketwatch.com names new columnist

Marketwatch.com editor in chief Glenn Hall sent out the following announcement: I’m excited to announce that we are bringing on a new columnist with deep expertise in data analysis and investing strategies. Philip van...

The Watchdog That Didn't Bark 0

Journalism and the CNBC effect

Steve Waldman of Washington Monthly reviews Dean Starkman‘s book “The Watchdog That Didn’t Bark: The Financial Crisis and the Disappearance of Investigative Journalism.” Waldman writes, “Starkman spends most of his time analyzing the output...

Stock-Market 0

The need to explain complex topics

Michael Casey, a senior columnist for The Wall Street Journal, writes for the Committee to Protect Journalists about the need for business journalists to do a better job of explaining complex financial topics to readers....