Bernard Baumohl has been Time magazine’s senior economics reporter for nearly two decades. He is an award-winning journalist who has covered the domestic and international economy from Time’s New York and Washington bureaus. As an economist for European American Bank, he monitored global political and economic risks and forecasted interest rates, inflation, and currency changes. He has also served as an analyst at the Council on Foreign Relations. A frequent guest on TV and radio, he has lectured on economics and journalism at NYU and Duke. He earned the prestigious John Hancock Award for Excellence in Financial Journalism and holds a Masters in International Economics from Columbia University.