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, has two sons and lives in New York City.
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Market action in August has raised some questions about a slowing global economy for the second half of the year, William Dudley said.
A rate hike is still probably coming in October or December despite conflicting economic signals, Dennis Lockhart said.
Cheaper oil and less demand for autos and machinery weighed on wholesalers in August, as their inventories edged up just slightly while sales dropped.
U.S. import prices barely declined in September, with oil prices rebounding and the drag on prices from a weak global economy appearing to moderate.