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, February 12, 2016
Candidates like Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are gaining traction in the presidential election without the help of Wall Street. Is that worrying the Masters of the Universe?
Thursday, February 04, 2016
We've been told that to get to succeed at work, we just need to be our "authentic" selves. But sometimes, being ourselves can end up doing more harm than good.
Friday, January 29, 2016
The takeover of an Oregon Wildlife Refuge has been in the news a lot lately. But it's the economics at play in the conflict that are providing new insight into the American economy.
Friday, January 22, 2016
It's become near impossible to buy tickets to any of the hottest concerts or shows at face value. But lurking behind the bots and scalpers, there may be hope for the average consumer.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
There are lots of triggers in and around the office because, well, it's the office. But instead of getting mad and lashing out, here are some ways to keep calm and carry on.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Heating your home is going to cost a lot less this winter, and it's not just because of the mild weather. You can thank low oil prices. But is that good news for the global economy?
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
The "January In NYC 2016" arts festivals are in full swing, with jazz, dance, the French circus, conferences and live performances going on throughout the city all month long.
Friday, January 08, 2016
The island's governor has been warning for months it can't pay back the billions of dollars it owes. And the solutions being proposed could have ripple effects here on the mainland.
Thursday, January 07, 2016
If you think you're smarter than your boss, your impulse might be to start a coup. Don't! Here's what to do instead.
Friday, December 18, 2015
Interest rates rise, oil prices plunge, stocks swoon in China, and then, all those mergers that'll go down in the record books. Here's a look at the year in business and what's to come.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
If late night email is taking over your life, there are ways to reclaim your off-time.
Friday, December 11, 2015
A combination of oil and gas, taxes, confiscations and antiquities keep ISIS running. Trying to defeat the militants economically may be difficult.
Friday, December 04, 2015
Negotiators from nearly 200 countries are in Paris trying to write a plan to address climate change. Investors won't have a vote, but they're definitely watching.
Thursday, December 03, 2015
When the manager is younger than the managed, both can have a hard time navigating life in the office. Here's how to make it work.
Friday, November 27, 2015
One company might be to blame for the newly complicated web of cell phone plans on the market. But it might actually be the best time to buy a plan.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Last week's attacks on Paris could have economic ripple effects on the Eurozone and tech encryption in the U.S.
Friday, November 13, 2015
New York's Attorney General is saying the billion dollar fantasy sports industry amounts to illegal gambling. Is it a game of skill or chance?
Thursday, November 12, 2015
And that's okay. At work, there's gotta be a balance.
Friday, November 06, 2015
The call to break up the nation’s big banks continues, even as bankers argue the financial system is dramatically safer.
Friday, October 30, 2015
A new retrospective of the artist throws out the usual, chronological order and mixes older works with recent ones. The result is "thrilling."