Mark Fahey is a data journalist and graphics editor at CNBC. His stories and visualizations have also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, CNN Money and Crain's New York Business. Mark studied biology as an undergraduate at Washington University in St. Louis and business and economics journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
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