Prior to joining Politico in the fall of 2009, White served as a Wall Street reporter for the New York Times, where he shared a Society of Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) award for breaking news coverage of the financial crisis.
From 2005 to 2007, White was Wall Street correspondent and U.S. Banking Editor at the Financial Times. White worked at the Washington Post for nine years before joining the FT. He served as national political researcher and research assistant to columnist David S. Broder and later as Wall Street correspondent.
White, a 1994 graduate of Kenyon College, lives in New Jersey with his wife and two sons.
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The market reaction to Brexit may become a new nightmare for Donald Trump's troubled campaign, Politico's Ben White says.
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If Hillary Clinton can disqualify Donald Trump as a madman risking our national security, the jobs report won't matter, Politico's Ben White says.
It's easy to lose sight that while swaths of the electorate revile Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton is in nearly as bad shape, Politico's Ben White says.
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The Fed will likely raise rates later this year if the economy remains on its current path, New York Fed President William Dudley said.
Donald Trump's rhetoric about NAFTA and Ford moving auto-manufacturing jobs to Mexico doesn't match reality.
The markets may not take a rate hike well if the economy doesn't experience significant growth, analysts tell CNBC.