As CNBC's senior economics reporter, Steve Liesman reports on all aspects of the economy, including the Federal Reserve and major economic indicators. He appears on "Squawk Box" (Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-9 a.m. ET), as well as other CNBC programs throughout the business day.
Liesman joined CNBC from The Wall Street Journal where he served as a senior economics reporter covering monetary policy, international economics, academic research and productivity. At the Journal, Liesman previously worked as an energy reporter, and Moscow bureau chief. He won an Emmy for his coverage of the financial crisis and was a member of the reporting team recognized with a Pulitzer Prize for stories chronicling the crash of the Russian financial markets.
Prior to joining the Journal in 1994, Liesman was the business editor for The Moscow Times, where, as the founding business editor for the country's first English-language daily newspaper, he helped create the publication's stock index, which was the country's first. Liesman also has worked as a business reporter for both the St. Petersburg Times in St. Petersburg, Fla., and The Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Sarasota, Fla.
Liesman holds an M.S. from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and a B.A. in English from the State University of New York, Buffalo.
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Laurence Meyer, Macroeconomic Advisers senior managing director, and CNBC's Steve Liesman, discuss whether the Fed will announce a policy change when it wraps its two day meeting this afternoon, and the likelihood of extending "Operation Twist" or implementing QE3.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on housing, and what it indicates about the health of U.S. economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on likely Fed options after the Greek elections, including the implementation of further economic easing; the extension of "Operation Twist"; and keeping interest rates low. Nathan Sheets, Citigroup global head of international economics, discusses America's role in solving Europe's debt crisis.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the fallout from Greece's New Democracy party win on Sunday, and a look at European market reaction to the Greek elections and discussing whether the central banks & Fed will intervene, with CNBC's Kelly Evans and Steve Liesman.
The markets surged into the close of today's trading session since late day news of a possible coordination of the central banks was announced, with David Sowerby, Loomis Sales; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank; and the "Closing Bell" crew. CNBC's Steve Liesman also reports on news from the Bank of England.
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