Tagged: Economics reporting

How Joe Weisenthal loosens up Bloomberg

Ricardo Bilton of Digiday interviewed Joe Weisenthal of Bloomberg, whose show “What’d You Miss?” debuted recently. Here is an excerpt: Business coverage, when done right, can be as compelling as sports. The overlap between...

Coverage: Greece misses IMF payment

The Greek debt crisis took yet another turn for the worse as the country missed its payment to the International Monetary Fund, making the country ineligible for more IMF money. The New York Times...

Coverage: Greece shuts down banks

The financial crisis in Greece just took a huge turn for the worse. The country announced over the weekend it was closing the banking system for six days in order to keep currency in...

Atlanta daily seeks economics editor

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is seeking a coach to coordinate the newspaper’s daily and Sunday coverage of the economy.The job requires planning and overseeing the execution of economy-focused enterprise to anchor the AJC’s Sunday business...

NYT’s Stanley to cover economic inequality

New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet announced that Alessandra Stanley is returning to reporting to cover economic inequality in America: After a dozen remarkable years as chief television critic, Alessandra Stanley has decided...

Where was Pedro?

Pedro da Costa, a Wall Street Journal reporter who covers the Federal Reserve and economics stories, was noticeably absent from Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen’s press conference on Wednesday after attending them for the past...