March 17th, 2004 • Quill Archives
Business reporting missing in many schools
By the time Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford immortalized Woodward and Bernstein in “All the President’s Men,” the bug was loose. A whole generation of new journalists was inspired to take on the craft in search of the next Watergate. But sadly, financial journalists’ role in the painstaking forensic unraveling of the Enron, WorldCom and Tyco scandals won’t necessarily breed a budding generation of new business journalists.