About the Author
Greg Ip is the U.S. economics editor for the Economist magazine, based in Washington, DC. His career spans two decades of financial and economic journalism, including 11 years at the Wall Street Journal in both New York and Washington and before that stints at the Financial Post and the Globe and Mail in Canada. He appears frequently on television and radio, including National Public Radio, PBS, and MSNBC and is a regular on-air contributor to CNBC. He has won or shared in several prizes for reporting. Greg graduated from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada, with a degree in economics and journalism. He lives in Bethesda, Maryland.