Paul Mason is the economics editor of the BBC’s flagship current affairs program Newsnight and has been nominated for an Emmy for his work with BBC World News America. Twice shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for his BBC blog (bbc.co.uk/paulmason), he is the acclaimed author of Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed, Live Working or Die Fighting, and the novel Rare Earth.
He has covered globalization and social justice stories from locations
around the world, including Latin America, Africa and China. Follow Paul on Twitter @paulmasonnews.