Economy

Financial Market Reporting, Part 9: Exchange Traded Funds

In my recent post on mutual funds, I noted that John Bogle disrupted that industry with

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Financial Market Reporting, Part 8: Mutual Funds and Index Funds

Explosion of indexes In a previous post about indexes, I identified the Dow Jones Industrial Average

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Reporting on Data Breaches and the Social Security Number Debate

The massive Equifax data breach continues to fuel debate on how to stop the use of

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Business Story Ideas From the Equifax Data Breach

Data breaches are a growing fact of digital life. Every year, hundreds of millions of consumers—and

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Four Shocking Gaps in the New DOL Fiduciary Rule

The new fiduciary rule from the Department of Labor (DOL) takes full effect in July, 2019.

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3 Stories to Report Now on the DOL Fiduciary Rule

The political wrangling over the new rule governing retirement advice from the Department of Labor (DOL)

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Localizing the New NAFTA Goals

The office of the U.S. Trade Representative released a 17-page document in July outlining the Trump administration’s

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Urbanism: Business Journalist’s Briefing

Until recently, the growth of American cities was largely a suburban story. It developed in response to urban

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Ask an Expert: What’s Ahead for Amazon and Whole Foods

Amazon.com Inc. gave the business journalism world a dozen headlines in June when it entered into

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Covering Household Debt in Your Community

After the shock of the financial crisis, Americans began weaning themselves off plastic. In each of

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