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Ted C. Fishman  

Ted C. Fishman's bestselling book China, Inc., How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World, has helped describe for the world the effects of China's momentous change on the lives and businesses of people everywhere.

In addition to its success in America, the book has been translated and published in 15 foreign editions, including Japan, Germany, Taiwan, Korea, Spain and Turkey.Mr. Fishman's essays and reports appear in many of the world's most prominent journals, including The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, Esquire, USA Today, GQ, The Times of London, Money, Worth, INC, Business 2.0, German GEO and Chicago Magazine. His commentaries have been featured on Public Radio International's Marketplace.

Mr. Fishman's writing is noted for taking seemingly vastly complex topics and making them understandable and meaningful for a general audience. Mr. Fishman is particularly interested in how big global economic trends bare on people's everyday experience. He has been featured on ABC World News Tonight, NBC’s Today Show, CNN, Fox, CNBC, NPR, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the BBC and Sky News (UK).

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. Mr. Fishman is a graduate of Princeton University. He lives in Chicago.

Speaking Experience

Mr. Fishman is an accomplished public speaker who has addressed gatherings worldwide. His talks reflect the intelligence and wit readers find in his writing. Most recently his talks have focused on the emergence of China and its impact of the lives of Americans as consumers, workers, managers and citizens. His presentations combine engaging story telling with a wide ranging knowledge about the world economy, putting into context the his audiences top concerns and exploring how they relate to big, global economic trends. His talks are lively and stimulating. Question and answer periods are inevitably engaging.


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