his dissertation research which focuses on the history of the U.S. Bank— the “back story” to the U.S. Federal Reserve.
A senior editor and reporter at the Wall Street Journal since 1987, JOSEPH B. WHITE covers the auto industry from Detroit and writes “Eyes on the Road” for the Journal‘s online edition. In 1993, White and then-Detroit Bureau Chief Paul Ingrassia shared a Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of management turmoil at General Motors. They also co-authored Comeback: The Fall and Rise of the American Automobile Industry (Simon & Schuster, 1994) about the American auto industry in the 1980s and 1990s. White also contributes new-car reviews to SmartMoney magazine.
Mr. White spoke at a Miller Center Forum on May 13, 2009.