Jon Hilsenrath

Jon Hilsenrath

Jon Hilsenrath is an award-winning journalist and chief economics correspondent for the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), where he covers central banks and global economics. Working in Hong Kong, New York City, and Washington, DC, he has focused on the causes and consequences of global financial crises. Mr. Hilsenrath was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2014 for his coverage of the Federal Reserve, worked on an WSJ team that was Pulitzer finalist in 2009 for coverage of the US financial crisis, and contributed on-the-ground reporting to the WSJ 9/11 coverage, which won a Pulitzer in 2002. His stories also have been honored by the Society of Publishers in Asia, Columbia University, the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, the Deadline Club, the Institute on Political Journalism, and others. Mr. Hilsenrath graduated from Duke University and was a Knight-Bagehot Fellow and MBA graduate from Columbia Business School.