Charlie Herman is the Business and Economics 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.
Charlie Herman appears in the following:
Friday, June 26, 2015
The homeownership rate is at its lowest level since the 1990s. And as more people rent, Wall Street is getting interested.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
They can hold the keys to corporate kingdoms. Often overlooked, they might have the answers you're looking for when it comes to understanding your boss.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg and the other justices will soon decide the fate of Obamacare and state bans again same-sex marriage. And businesses are actively watching.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
By some estimates, three-quarters of employees are actively disengaged at work. The tragic part? The solution is easy, if bosses would just do it.
Friday, June 05, 2015
Good news college grads! This might be the best time to find a job since the recession. (Then again, that's compared to the past few years).
Friday, May 29, 2015
As Wall Street and Washington anxiously await the latest GDP numbers, the reality about economic figures begs further exploration.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Most presentations are painfully mediocre. Here's what we're doing wrong.
Friday, May 22, 2015
The 21st century machine is presenting new economic challenges.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Economists found if New York, San Francisco and San Jose rezoned to allow for bigger buildings, the U.S. economy could increase by nearly 10 percent.
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Your instinct might be to ignore them, but that's not going to work. There are ways to get along, and it might be tough for you to do, but the results will be worth it.
Friday, May 08, 2015
It's been five years since the "flash crash" when the Dow Jones dropped more than 1,000 points. And regulators are still figuring out why.
Friday, May 01, 2015
Carly Fiorina, former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, is expected to announce she's joining the race. Why do business leaders believe they are uniquely qualified to run the country?
Thursday, April 30, 2015
If you've put your worst foot forward the first time you meet someone, all is not lost. When it's loathe at first site, there's still hope for a rebound.
Friday, April 24, 2015
Deutsche Bank joins the ranks of banks punished for manipulating interest rates. A new study suggests Wall Street culture might be to blame.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Politics are inevitable at work. Put two people in a room together, and boom, it's gonna happen. And that's a good thing.
Friday, April 10, 2015
The current euro-to-dollar exchange rate is great for shopping sprees abroad, but at home, a valuable U.S. dollar might be bad for business.
Friday, April 03, 2015
CEOs from Fortune 500 companies were among the first to denounce recent religious freedom laws.
Friday, March 27, 2015
A move by Wall Street's top female executive for a job at Google could mean finance isn't the biggest game in town anymore.
Friday, March 20, 2015
More than six years later, Wall Street CEOs are reflecting on what happened. But not the ones who made millions even as their companies collapsed.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Frustrated, stressed out, and full of anxiety? That's no way to be a leader! Here's how to get to a better state of mind at work.