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

White House: Delays in climate action could cost billions

White House: Delays in climate action could cost billions

The report comes ahead of public hearings on curbing emissions from power plants.

Conflict is pushing Ukraine’s economy into a tailspin

Conflict is pushing Ukraine’s economy into a tailspin

The country will need billions of dollars of new economic assistance this year, economists say.

Will U.S. sanctions against Rosneft work?

Will U.S. sanctions against Rosneft work?

The oil company has already taken steps to shore up financing that will make it easier to withstand sanctions.

Do you live near a natural gas leak? Google Street View cars are finding out.

Do you live near a natural gas leak? Google Street View cars are finding out.

The Environmental Defense Fund has put the cars that Google Street View deploys to a new use: Mapping natural gas leaks.