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

Iran isn’t providing needed access or information, nuclear watchdog says

Iran isn’t providing needed access or information, nuclear watchdog says

Yukiya Amano, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, said progress “is very limited.”

Obama’s Nowruz greeting urges Iran nuclear deal support

Obama’s Nowruz greeting urges Iran nuclear deal support

The timing of Obama’s pitch to Iranian leaders is noteworthy, but he isn’t the first president to reach out on the Nowruz holiday.

Fed signals that higher interest rates are coming for first time in six years

Fed signals that higher interest rates are coming for first time in six years

After two days of meetings, the Federal Reserve dropped three key words from its guidance to investors.

Where do strained U.S.-Israeli relations go after Netanyahu’s victory?

Where do strained U.S.-Israeli relations go after Netanyahu’s victory?

Few foreign leaders have so brazenly stood up to President Obama and the relationship could face its next test this month.