Ted C. Fishman

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General Information

Name: Ted C. Fishman

Pen Name: None

Born: Highland Park, Illinois

Website: http://tedcfishman.com/

Email: tcfishman@gmail.com

Illinois Connection

Fishman was born in Highland Park. A former floor trader and member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, he lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Fishman is a veteran journalist and former commodities trader who has emerged as a leading expert on the People's Republic of China and its development as a world power. He is noted for taking complex topics - particularly how global economic trends influence people's everyday experieces - and making them understandable and meaningful for a general audiences.

Fishman has been featured on ABC, CNN, Fox, the BBC, CNBC, PBS, NPR, Public Radio International, and Sky News (UK), among many others. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, Money, Esquire, USA Today, GQ and Chicago Magazine. He also frequently consults local, state, and federal leaders concerned about how to navigate China's economic rise. A former floor trader and member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, he ran his own trading firm until 1992.

He has lived and worked in Japan and Indonesia. He is a graduate of Princeton University and currently lives in Chicago.

Published Works

China Inc.: How to Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World, Scribner Books, 2006

Shock of Gray, Scribner, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

China, Inc.: How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World

ISBN: 0743257359
Release Date: 2006-04-11

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Ted C. Fishman on WorldCat

Ted C. Fishman on Amazon

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