About the author
James Surowiecki is an American journalist. He previously worked as a staff writer at The New Yorker on a regular column on business and finance called “The Financial Page”. He was born in Connecticut and graduated with a PH.D in American History at Yale University. He works as a financial journalist and lives in Brooklyn, New York. His work has been featured in The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Motley Fool, and Slate. His early start was as an editor in chief of Rogue site on America Online.