Reporter covering energy and other financial matters Education: Yale University, BA in economics and political science
Steven Mufson covers energy and other financial matters. Since joining The Washington Post, he has covered the White House, China, economic policy and diplomacy. 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.
Honors & Awards:
Shared the following: 2011 Sigma Delta Chi award for "Breakaway Wealth"; 2012 American Geophysical Union's David Perlman award for explanatory earthquake coverage; 2009 Association of Food Journalists for project; 1988 Alicia Pattterson Foundation fellowship
Foreign languages spoken: Some French, a little Chinese Books by Steven Mufson:
"Fighting Years; Black Resistance and the Struggle for a New South Africa"
President Trump said he asked the Saudi king to crank up production by as much as 2 million barrels a day. But oil experts were cautious about whether that would actually reduce international prices or raise anxiety further.