Simon C
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Joined 1/30/2017
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You'll find his work in The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Forbes, Fortune, MarketWatch, TheStreet, the New York Post, the New York Sun, and the South China Morning Post.

His first book, "The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators That Really Matter, which he coauthored with Robert E. Wright, was an economics category winner in the 2012 Small Business Book Awards at Small Business Trends. It has sold over 80,000 copies in multiple languages.

Simon holds an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. He also worked on Wall Street as an adviser to top management at some of America's most prestigious companies.
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Economics, financial markets, commodities, commentary, religion


Fishing, spirituality, reading, horse riding


University of St. Andrews, Scotland

Senior thesis on the hong Kong monetary system.

University of Virginia Darden Graduate School of Business Administration

Wrote case study on the pitfalls of commodity risk management

New York University

Graduated from the prestigious NYU Business & Economics Reporting program.

Self Help

300 Projects Completed

Simon regularly writes personal finance stories for U.S. News & World Report, and Forbes. He covers both the basics of budgeting, plus how to invest effectively.


300 Projects Completed

Regularly write agriculture columns for the Barron's magazine. Typical topics include the outlook for grain markets as well as livestock.


100 Projects Completed

Craft content for a variety of leading financial institutions. The focus is usually on educating readers and potential clients to the risks involved.


2,000 Projects Completed

Simon regularly contributes to a variety of leading publications including The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Forbes, TheStreet, U.S. News & World Report.


1,001 Projects Completed

Simon has conducted in excess of 12,000 live on-camera interviews with a variety of experts. Topics covered include geopolitics, warfare, natural disasters, economics, business, stock markets, and culture.


2 Projects Completed

Co-author of the award-winning Wall Street Journal Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators that Really Matter

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