Simon Constable

Simon Constable | Author | Broadcaster | Journalist | Commentator | Speaker

He has written for The Wall Street Journal, TheStreet.com, the New York Post, the New York Sun, Barron's and the South China Morning Post. He is a fellow at the Johns Hopkins Institute for Applied Economics, Global Health and the Study of Business Enterprise.

Constable holds an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. He also worked on Wall Street as an adviser to top management and as a consultant to some of America's most prestigious companies.

His first book, The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators that Really Matter, which he coauthored with Robert E. Wright, was an economics category winner in the 2012 Small Business Book Awards at Small Business Trends.

Recent Articles By The Author

How to Profit as Plant-Based Meat Takes Off

How to Profit as Plant-Based Meat Takes Off

Look further down the literal food chain than Beyond Meat and Impossible Burger. And also, here's one stock to potentially avoid.

Elizabeth Warren's Misguided Currency Plan Would Cause Gold Prices to Rally

Elizabeth Warren's Misguided Currency Plan Would Cause Gold Prices to Rally

Warren's plan to boost exports by lowering the value the dollar has proven to be ineffective and even harmful. It would, however, send prices for gold skyrocketing.

How the Rain-Soaked Midwest Will Crush the Corn Crop and Send Prices Jumping

How the Rain-Soaked Midwest Will Crush the Corn Crop and Send Prices Jumping

Epic rainfall and flooding will mean a terrible crop come fall, and that should propel prices for corn higher.

A Global Energy Crisis Looms

A Global Energy Crisis Looms

Investment in new energy capacity can't keep up with growing demand. If that doesn't change, then expect oil prices to enter a long-term uptrend.

Crude Prices to Jump as Shortage Leaves Europeans 'Scrambling' for Oil

Crude Prices to Jump as Shortage Leaves Europeans 'Scrambling' for Oil

Outages in the North Sea, Russia and probable declines in Iranian output should send prices for Brent shooting higher in just a matter of weeks.