John Authers

Investment Editor, Financial Times

Guest

Senior investment commentator at the Financial Times, he writes the Short View column

John Authers on KCRW

For the sixth day in a row, China's tumbling stock market is sending jitters around the world.

Panic in Chinese Stock Market Cause Global Jitters

For the sixth day in a row, China's tumbling stock market is sending jitters around the world.

from To the Point

The Labor Department's latest report on employment is not due until Friday, but stocks rose today on news that the  job decline  during April was not as bad as expected.  John Authers…

Labor Report Suggests Smaller-than-Expected Job Losses

The Labor Department's latest report on employment is not due until Friday, but stocks rose today on news that the job decline during April was not as bad as expected.  John Authers…

from To the Point

The Wall Street rescue failed in the House.  Now the Senate will take up a similar bill tonight, with support from  John McCain ,  Barack Obama  and  Joe Biden .

The Global Consequences of America's Financial Crisis

The Wall Street rescue failed in the House.  Now the Senate will take up a similar bill tonight, with support from John McCain , Barack Obama and Joe Biden .

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Andrew Cockburn brilliantly documents the motivations behind the U.S. military’s war lust in his new book, “Spoils of War.”

from Scheer Intelligence

Ken White and Josh Barro discuss Trump’s suit against Twitter, what makes a state actor, if sending cease and desist letters is doing the RICO, and more.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Joseph Weisberg, a former CIA officer and the creator of the TV show “The Americans,” joins Robert Scheer to examine common misconceptions about the Cold War.

from Scheer Intelligence

Josh Barro and Ken White discuss the unusual indictment of Michael Sussman and the unusual memo from Trump lawyer John Eastman about Mike Pence and Donald Trump.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

LAUSD and other school districts nationwide are struggling to fill positions, including teachers and substitutes, crossing guards, and lunchroom attendants.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh, Liz, Sean and Amy talk about President Joe Biden’s economic problems and redistricting ahead of the 2022 midterm elections.

from Left, Right & Center

The Conscious Kid is a nonprofit that helps families and educators foster anti-racist conversations through books that feature characters from underrepresented communities.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Mayor Eric Garcetti debuted the city’s Indigenous LAnd Initiative today in recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Journalist Stephen Davis documents in detail the lead up, cover up and aftermath of a 1990 hostage crisis that few recall.

from Scheer Intelligence