Chris Farrell

Columnist & Author

Chris Farrell is senior economics contributor at Marketplace, American Public Media’s nationally syndicated public radio business and economic programs. He is economics commentator for Minnesota Public Radio and host of its series, Conversations on the Creative Economy. An award-winning journalist, Chris is a columnist for PBS Next Avenue and the Star Tribune. He has written for Bloomberg Businessweek, New York Times, Kiplinger’s and other publications. His most recent book is Purpose and a Paycheck (HarperCollins Leadership).

My Sessions

The Economy, Family Finances and the Future of a College Education

Law School Second Floor

The economy is likely to reach an historic benchmark in July: The longest economic expansion in the modern era. We’ll first look at the immediate prospects for the economy and family incomes of college age students.  We’ll then step back to take a longer look at the future of a liberal arts education in an […]