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

Alibaba Delays Hong Kong Listing Due to Political Instability - Report

Alibaba Delays Hong Kong Listing Due to Political Instability - Report

Alibaba's widely anticipated listing could still come later this year, perhaps as early as October, a report says.

Madison Square Garden Company Posts Wider-Than-Expected Loss

Madison Square Garden Company Posts Wider-Than-Expected Loss

MSG also disclosed potentially steep construction costs at its Las Vegas project, which it plans to open in 2021.

Bitcoin Failed as a Safe-Haven Investment Last Week

Bitcoin Failed as a Safe-Haven Investment Last Week

When stocks tanked last week, so did the price of Bitcoin. On the other hand, gold prices rallied.

Bitcoin Is Still Nowhere Near Being Money

Bitcoin Is Still Nowhere Near Being Money

Hey, Bitcoin fans ... Bitcoin is still nowhere near being money ...here's why.

Apollo Global Eyes Takeover of Hilton Grand Vacations for Up to $36 a Share

Apollo Global Eyes Takeover of Hilton Grand Vacations for Up to $36 a Share

Such a bid would be almost 28% higher than Monday's closing price of $28.21 for Hilton Grand Vacations.

Elanco to Buy Bayer's Animal Health Business for $7.6 Billion

Elanco to Buy Bayer's Animal Health Business for $7.6 Billion

Elanco says the deal, which is subject to approval from regulators, would double the size of its companion animal business.

Endo, Allergan Nearing Deals to Limit Ohio Litigation Over Opioids - Report

Endo, Allergan Nearing Deals to Limit Ohio Litigation Over Opioids - Report

Allergan is said to be discussing paying $5 million while Endo is close to an agreement to pay $10 million, according to a report.

Men's Wearhouse Owner Tailored Brands Gives Up Gains After Guidance

Men's Wearhouse Owner Tailored Brands Gives Up Gains After Guidance

The company sells its corporate apparel business to that division's current management team for $62 million.

Elon Musk: Now You Can Rent Your Solar Panels

Elon Musk: Now You Can Rent Your Solar Panels

Renters of the panels could save up to $650 a year in electricity costs, according to Tesla.

Mastercard Reportedly Is Building a Team of Cryptocurrency Experts

Mastercard Reportedly Is Building a Team of Cryptocurrency Experts

The report follows earlier news that Mastercard had teamed up with Facebook on Libra, the social media giant's cryptocurrency.