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Charlie Herman

Business and Culture Editor

Charlie Herman is the Business and Culture Editor for WNYC News. He regularly reports on local and national business stories and hosts WNYC's weekly finance segment, Money Talking. Charlie joined the station in 2010.

Prior to WNYC, Charlie worked at ABC News for nearly 16 years. For more than five years, he oversaw the Business News Unit during the financial meltdown and recession. Prior to that, he was Deputy Bureau Chief in the Los Angeles Bureau and Producer in the Miami Bureau. 

In 2003, Charlie helped set up ABC News’ operations in Baghdad, Iraq. He began his career at ABC News in the Washington Bureau in 1994. Charlie has won a Business Emmy and shared an Alfred I. DuPont and a Peabody Award with the ABC News division for coverage of September 11, 2001.

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Charlie Herman appears in the following:

Trump Administration Welcomes Goldman Sachs

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

The investment bank shunned Donald Trump as a businessman and candidate. Now, some of its former employees could hold key positions in his administration.

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The Entrancing Choreograpy of Lucinda Childs

Friday, December 02, 2016

She's been creating minimalist works for more than 50 years, and many of her seminal creations are now being presented at the Joyce Theater.

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Whose Interests Will Trump’s Administration Represent?

Friday, December 02, 2016

If Trump doesn't keep his promise to sever ties with his business, he risks setting an ethically ambiguous tone for the people he chooses to create economic and financial policies.

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Wall Street Swipes Right for Donald Trump

Friday, November 18, 2016

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump attacked Wall Street and in turn, Wall Street gave him little support. Now, bankers and financiers are warming up to the president-elect.

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Lincoln Center Appoints New President

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Debora Spar, President of Barnard College, will become the first woman to lead the performing arts center, starting in March 2017.

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The First One Hundred Days of 'Trumponomics'

Friday, November 11, 2016

The president-elect is calling for swift action to enact his plans for economic growth. And with a Republican-controlled Congress, it could be a busy start to 2017.

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Obamacare in Trouble…Again

Friday, October 28, 2016

If you go by the latest headlines, it seems like the future of the Affordable Care Act could be in jeopardy. Are things that bad? 

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Talking Politics At Work

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Should you? Can you? What do you do if you find out you disagree with your coworkers? Navigating this year's presidential election when it comes up at work.

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What Clinton's Leaked Wall Street Speeches Reveal

Friday, October 21, 2016

The New Yorker's Sheelah Kolhatkar says the most shocking thing about Clinton's speeches to Goldman Sachs may be the lack of anything shocking.

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What Exactly is in Clinton and Trump's Tax Plans?

Friday, October 14, 2016

Because specifics can be hard to come by during debates or on the campaign trail, a closer look at what each candidate is proposing and how it could affect you.

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Review: A Missed Opportunity in 'The Birth of a Nation'

Friday, October 07, 2016

Director and star Nate Parker takes on an important topic in an average and predictable way, shortchanging its female characters.

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Sssh! They’re Listening: The Fight to Be Your Digital Assistant

Friday, October 07, 2016

Amazon's got Echo. Apple has Siri. Microsoft calls it Cortana. And Google has Assistant. They're all fighting to be a part of your life, on your phone and in your home.

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The Trials and Tribulations of Wells Fargo

Friday, September 30, 2016

The bank's CEO faced a second round of criticism on Capitol Hill, trying to explain why thousands of his former employees were accused of illegal banking practices.

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How to Be a 'Superboss' (or Hire Like One)

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The qualities of exceptional workplace leaders. Do you have them? How can you get them?

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A Nation Engaged: Getting Young People Work

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

This week, WNYC and NPR are looking at how to create economic opportunities for more Americans. Today, what can be done for young people who have a lack of work experience or training?

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A Nation Engaged: The State of New York's Higher Education

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

With the presidential election approaching, WNYC looks at how education can help spur economic opportunity for more New Yorkers.

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A Nation Engaged: The State of New York Manufacturing

Monday, September 19, 2016

In partnership with NPR, WNYC is asking how the U.S. can create economic opportunity for more Americans. First up, manufacturing. What jobs exist for New Yorkers?

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Wells Fargo, Banking Culture and What Could Be Next

Friday, September 16, 2016

Another bank in the headlines, paying millions of dollars in fines to settle charges of illegal banking practices.

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Review: New Play 'Caught' Says, You Can't Handle the Truth.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

The play — if that's the right word — starts off with a lecture at an art gallery by a Chinese dissident artist. But is what he is telling us true?

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Fall Arts Preview: A 24-Hour Performance and the Muppets Take Queens

Friday, September 09, 2016

A look at performances, parties and exhibits you won't want to miss this fall.

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