Martin Hutchinson

Martin Hutchinson covers emerging markets and economic policy, drawing on 25 years of experience as an international merchant banker. He ran derivatives platforms for two European banks, before serving as director of a Spanish venture capital company, advisor to the Korean conglomerate Sunkyong and chairman of a U.S. modular building company

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Jan. 31 2013 10:38 AMSurprisingly Weak U.S. GDP Has Silver Linings
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Dec. 13 2012 2:37 PMHow Bernanke Has Set the Stage for Volatility
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Oct. 30 2012 12:55 PMStorm Dents Wall Street but Spares U.S. Election
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Sept. 7 2012 2:36 PMThe Economic Recovery Is Proceeding at a Standard Pace. Is That Good Enough for Obama?
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Aug. 8 2012 5:19 PMUncle Sam Still Living Well Beyond His Means
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July 17 2012 6:04 PMU.S. Senators Show Manipulation Double Standards
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June 27 2012 4:45 PMWall Street Defeated by Ivory Tower in Virginia
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March 9 2012 5:06 PMU.S. Jobs Trend Favors Old Over Young
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Jan. 8 2013 4:00 PMChuck Hagel Is A Good Choice For U.S. Deficit Hawks
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Nov. 2 2012 2:51 PMThe New Jobs Report Suggests America Is Years Away from a True Recovery
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Oct. 9 2012 4:50 PMRomney's Interventionalist Foreign Policy Could Get Expensive
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Aug. 15 2012 5:51 PMFree the Farmers! Isn't It Time We Rethought Farm Subsidies?
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July 19 2012 5:47 PMU.S. Housing Poised to Boost Economy
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July 6 2012 3:06 PMChina Grows Faster But Most Cubans Are Better Off
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June 18 2012 4:58 PMNYC plan needs Financier Bloomberg not Mayor Mike.

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The XX Factor

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The XX Factor
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Politics

Smash and Grab

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  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 21 2014 4:33 PM Walmart Is Killing the Rest of Corporate America in Solar Power Adoption
  Life
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 1:47 PM The Best Way to Fry an Egg
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 21 2014 4:14 PM Planet Money Uncovers One Surprising Reason the Internet Is Sexist
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.