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Niamh Sweeney

By Rob Norton   March 7, 2014

Niamh Sweeney (MA, 2011) worked in the US as a reporter at TheStreet and Bloomberg, and as a correspondent for The Irish Times after graduating. Now she’s involved with trade and economics on the government side, as special adviser to Ireland’s Deputy Prime Minister.

Alumni Report: covering business In Santiago

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By Covering Business   October 28, 2013

Graciela Ibáñez (M.A, 2009), talks about job searching, job switching, business journalism skills, and how she became Dow Jones’s sole reporter in Santiago

How to cover a shareholder lawsuit


By Covering Business   July 12, 2013

There are three main kinds of suits that shareholders can bring against the companies they own. Here’s what you need to know about each, as well as a few tips for sourcing.

Photo: J. Money

5 Professional Tips for Covering India


By Covering Business   May 16, 2013

Vikas Bajaj , who covered India for The New York Times, and Amol Sharma, who covered the nation for The Wall Street Journal, spoke about their experiences last month at Columbia.

Photo: Sarah Jamerson