Simplifying the terms and phrases that make business reporting difficult, this handbook is an essential tool for all business journalists. Including a rating system for various termilogy and suggestions on word usage for difficult stories, this comprehensive stylebook offers guidance on business journalism-related legal and ethical issues on insider trading, disclosure of market-sensitive information, and whether or t a business reporter can own stock. This thorough guide is an excellent, unique resource for journalism school students, business communications students, and active reporters alike.
Bill Cloud is a professor of copyediting at the University of North Carolina, the director of the Dow Jones Newspaper Fund Center for Editing Excellence, and a member of the board of directors for the Educational Fund of the American Copy Editors Society. He lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina. Chris Roush is the Walter E Hussman Sr Distinguished Scholar at University of North Carolina -- Chapel Hill. He has been quoted about business journalism in publications such as American Journalism Review, the New York Times, USA Today, and the Wall Street Journal. He lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.