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Torry from WSJ to Report on Western U.S. Economy


Mar 25, 2024

Harriet Torry, a reporter for the Wall Street Journal, has been assigned to cover the Western U.S. economy for the publication. She will be stationed in Houston, Texas. Torry has previously focused on consumer-related stories for the U.S. economy from the Washington, D.C. bureau, and has covered the Federal Reserve in the past. She originally joined the Journal in Frankfurt in 2010 as a financial reporter before moving to Berlin to report on the German government and economy during the eurozone sovereign debt crisis. With 14 years of experience at the paper, Torry previously worked at Deutsche Welle.

Chris Roush is currently the dean of the School of Communications at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. Before his role at Quinnipiac, Roush served as the Walter E. Hussman Sr. Distinguished Professor in business journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. He has a background as a business journalist and has worked for publications such as Bloomberg News, Businessweek, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Tampa Tribune, and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Roush is the author of the textbook “Show me the Money: Writing Business and Economics Stories for Mass Communication” as well as the biography “Thinking Things Over,” which explores the life of former Wall Street Journal editor Vermont Royster.

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