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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:

EpiPen Under Fire for High Price

Friday, August 26, 2016

The pharmaceutical company Mylan struggles to explain why the price of its anti-allergy shot has gone up hundreds of dollars in less than a decade.

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Obamacare Faces New Hurdles

Friday, August 19, 2016

Health insurers like Aetna are pulling out of public health care exchanges because they're losing money, casting doubts about the future of the Affordable Care Act.

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Why to Hire 'Emotionally Intelligent' People

Thursday, August 18, 2016

People who can manage their emotions and read those of others might prove to be better employees than people with impressive résumés.

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How to Find out If You're a Toxic Coworker

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Here are some signs you might be making everyone at work miserable.

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Is Hillary Clinton Wall Street's Candidate?

Friday, July 29, 2016

The securities and investment sector is the biggest contributor to Clinton’s campaign and super PACs that support her, far surpassing what Donald Trump has received.

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GOP and the Democrats Agree: Break Up the Big Banks

Friday, July 22, 2016

Donald Trump and Elizabeth Warren on the same page? The Republican party platform calls for restoring the Depression-era banking regulation, the Glass-Steagall Act.

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What Donald Trump Can Learn About Negotiations

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Learn the traits that make a good, and bad, negotiator — and how they can be applied from the workplace to the presidency.

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At Trans-Pecos, Musical Life After Brooklyn

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Just over the county line in Ridgewood, Queens, this music venue pursues a quixotic quest: to offer the arts affordability, without causing gentrification.

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Unconventional Super PAC Mixes Art and Politics

Friday, July 15, 2016

The super PAC "For Freedoms" wants to discuss issues like gender equality, racism and campaign reform through works of art.

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Businesses Shy Away from Presidential Conventions

Friday, July 15, 2016

Corporate CEOs and Wall Street executives are keeping their checkbooks closed and staying home for the Republican and Democratic National Conventions.

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A Guaranteed Basic Income for All

Friday, July 08, 2016

While unemployment and stagnant wages continue to stir discontent and worry about the economy, an unconventional solution is being considered: a universal basic income.

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Saying 'You're Fired' The Right Way

Thursday, July 07, 2016

A step-by-step guide for doing something that can be difficult for everyone involved.

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What Brexit Means for the U.S.

Friday, July 01, 2016

A week after the United Kingdom broke ties with the EU, there's debate whether it will affect the U.S. economy and if it's a sign of things to come in the 2016 election.

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The Mystery of America's Vanishing Working-Age Men

Friday, June 24, 2016

Men between the ages of 25 and 54 are slowly vanishing from the country's workforce — and it’s been happening for decades.

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Wall Street Fears Brexit Consequences

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Wall Street is holding its breath for results that could send stocks plummeting and lead to a slowdown in the global economy.

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Your Job Shouldn't Be Isolating

Thursday, June 23, 2016

In a quantified world, the unquantifiable still counts.

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Uncovering What Could Be in Donald Trump's Tax Returns

Friday, June 17, 2016

The presumptive Republican nominee and self-proclaimed billionaire refuses to release his tax returns, leaving many to investigate what they could be hiding.

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Keeping Artists in New York City

Friday, June 10, 2016

A city faced with growing wealth inequality risks losing the people who've helped define it as a vibrant cultural capital.

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What to Do When Your Employee Asks for a Raise

Thursday, June 09, 2016

The next time an employee asks for a raise, don't panic. Have a plan.

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The New York Philharmonic Celebrates its 2016 Biennial

Friday, June 03, 2016

The three-week long NY Biennial put on by the New York Philharmonic brings contemporary and modern classical music to New Yorkers.

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