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

Falling prices put pressure on OPEC

Falling prices put pressure on OPEC

Thursday’s OPEC meeting in Vienna will be the groups’s most closely watched session in years.

Washington Post unveils new app for Amazon Fire featuring 2 daily editions

Washington Post unveils new app for Amazon Fire featuring 2 daily editions

It’s intended to expand the Post’s national and international reach; online retailer sought tablet edge.

There’s a global warming generation gap in the GOP, like on the issue of gay marriage

There’s a global warming generation gap in the GOP, like on the issue of gay marriage

The polls are clear: Younger Republicans support action on climate change

The Senate is about to vote on Keystone XL. Does the pipeline still matter?

The Senate is about to vote on Keystone XL. Does the pipeline still matter?

The Keystone XL permit has become much more than a simple business proposition. It has also become a powerful symbol.