Search - List of Books by Joseph Nocera
Total Books: 3
(born May 6, 1952 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American business journalist and author. He has been a columnist for The New York Times
since April 2005. Nocera is also a business commentator for NPR’s Weekend Edition with Scott Simon.
Prior to joining The New York Times
, Nocera worked at Fortune
from 1995 to 2005, in a variety of positions, finally as editorial director. Nocera was the "Profit Motive" columnist at GQ
from 1990 to 1995, and also wrote the same column for Esquire
from 1988 to 1990.
In the 1980s, Nocera was an editor at Newsweek
; an executive editor of New England Monthly
; and a senior editor at Texas Monthly
. In the late 1970s he was also an editor at The Washington Monthly
Nocera earned a B.S. in journalism from Boston University in 1974, and now lives in New York City.
Three of his Fortune
articles are considered noteworthy:
- Fatal Litigation, concerning the struggle over silicone breast implants.
- The Buzz Factory, a backstage look at magazine publisher Condé Nast, and,
- Heard on the Street, an expose of the divisions within the family that controls Dow Jones, the publisher of The Wall Street Journal.
He is writing a book on the 2008 global financial crisis with Bethany McLean.