Steven Mufson
Reporter

Steven Mufson is a staff writer covering energy and other financial news. He has worked at the Post since 1989 and has been its chief economic policy writer, Beijing correspondent, diplomatic correspondent and deputy editor of the weekly Outlook section. Earlier, he spent six years working for The Wall Street Journal in New York, London and Johannesburg and wrote a book about the 1980s uprisings in South Africa’s black townships.

Latest by Steven Mufson

Administration postpones decision on Keystone pipeline

Administration postpones decision on Keystone pipeline

Agencies were given more time to decide whether the pipeline is in the national interest.

Is gulf cleanup over or not? BP and Coast Guard differ.

Is gulf cleanup over or not? BP and Coast Guard differ.

Nearly four years after the spill, the groups put out dueling press releases about the progress of the response.

Who holds most oil sands leases? Depends who you ask.

Who holds most oil sands leases? Depends who you ask.

Koch Industries is biggest U.S. player in Canadian leases, but may trail a pair of homegrown rivals.

Many recalled cars sold without being fixed, figures show

Many recalled cars sold without being fixed, figures show

Statistics complied by Carfax echo the findings of a 2011 report by the Government Accountability Office.