Simon Constable

Simon Constable | Author | Broadcaster | Journalist | Commentator | Speaker

He has written for The Wall Street Journal, TheStreet.com, the New York Post, the New York Sun, Barron's and the South China Morning Post. He is a fellow at the Johns Hopkins Institute for Applied Economics, Global Health and the Study of Business Enterprise.

Constable holds an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. He also worked on Wall Street as an adviser to top management and as a consultant to some of America's most prestigious companies.

His first book, The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators that Really Matter, which he coauthored with Robert E. Wright, was an economics category winner in the 2012 Small Business Book Awards at Small Business Trends.

Recent Articles By The Author

Lannett to Be U.S. Distributor of Posaconazole Delayed-Release Tablets

Lannett to Be U.S. Distributor of Posaconazole Delayed-Release Tablets

The company will be the exclusive U.S. distributor of fungal disease medication Posaconazole delayed-release tablets.

Google Is Shifting Pixel Smartphone Production to Vietnam From China - Report

Google Is Shifting Pixel Smartphone Production to Vietnam From China - Report

Google is set to move some production of its mid-priced Pixel smartphone to Vietnam from China, according to a report.

Amazon Reportedly Raising Its Bets on Ad-Supported TV and Movie Streaming

Amazon Reportedly Raising Its Bets on Ad-Supported TV and Movie Streaming

Amazon is seeking more exclusive content for its ad-supported online-streaming service IMDb TV, according to a report.

Luxury Retailer Farfetch Denies It Will Rescue Barneys from Bankruptcy

Luxury Retailer Farfetch Denies It Will Rescue Barneys from Bankruptcy

Farfetch denies it will be acquiring Barneys New York, which filed for bankruptcy earlier in August.

Papa John's Names Arby's President Lynch as New CEO

Papa John's Names Arby's President Lynch as New CEO

Papa John's names Rob Lynch, currently the president of Arby's Restaurant Group, as chief executive.

Tesla's Price Hikes in China Shows How Tariffs and Currency Wars Really Work

Tesla's Price Hikes in China Shows How Tariffs and Currency Wars Really Work

The recent announcement of a price increase for Tesla vehicles in China shows it will penalize the Chinese.

WageWorks Rejects Takeover Offer From Mansa, Will Proceed With HealthEquity Deal

WageWorks Rejects Takeover Offer From Mansa, Will Proceed With HealthEquity Deal

WageWorks receives an unsolicited and non-binding letter of interest from Mansa but says it 'unanimously rejects' the offer.

Instagram Reportedly Is Developing a New Messaging App Called Threads

Instagram Reportedly Is Developing a New Messaging App Called Threads

Instagram is developing a new messaging app aimed at fostering non-stop sharing between close friends, according to a report.

Tesla Reportedly to Raise Prices on Its Cars Sold in China Amid Trade War

Tesla Reportedly to Raise Prices on Its Cars Sold in China Amid Trade War

Tesla will increase the prices of its cars sold in China starting Friday, a report says.

Pitney Bowes Rallies on Deal to Sell Software Business for $700 Million

Pitney Bowes Rallies on Deal to Sell Software Business for $700 Million

Shares of Pitney Bowes rally Monday after the company announces the sale of its software operation.