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

Obama visits Florida to talk hurricanes and raise cash

Obama visits Florida to talk hurricanes and raise cash

Taking questions from Twitter, the president discussed climate change, storm preparedness and other issues.

At Arlington Cemetery, Obama pays tribute for a ‘debt we can never repay’

At Arlington Cemetery, Obama pays tribute for a ‘debt we can never repay’

The president thanked American service members and their families for their sacrifices.

Five big banks agree to pay more than $5 billion to settle regulatory charges

Five big banks agree to pay more than $5 billion to settle regulatory charges

U.S. and overseas financial firms were accused of interest rate and currency ma­nipu­la­tion.

Some administration officials defend trade pact as national security policy

Some administration officials defend trade pact as national security policy

The TPP has emerged as an effort to form partnerships in a region that China also is seeking to shape.