Matthew C. Klein’s Bio

Matthew C. Klein is the economics commentator at Barron’s. He is also writing a book about how inequality distorts the global economy and threatens the survival of the open trading system. He previously wrote for the Financial Times, Bloomberg, and The Economist, and was once an investment associate at Bridgewater Associates.

He is the author of “Trade Wars Are Class Wars: How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace.”