Tim Fernholz is a reporter at Quartz News. Tim began covering politics and policy in Washington, D.C. at the American Prospect in the uneventful year of 2008, before joining National Journal in 2011 to write about fiscal policy. Then he was the business editor of GOOD Magazine, leading coverage on everything from tech companies and trade wars to globalization and political economy. He has been a fellow at the New America Foundation studying financial regulation and was awarded a Knight Journalism Fellowship in foreign affairs coverage and new media. He lives in Los Angeles, California, where he is outdoors as often as possible and maintains exhausting opinions about tacos. He is from the Great State of New Hampshire.