Joe Nocera

NYT business columnist Joe Nocera joins the sports department

That didn't take long. A couple days after POLITICO reported that Joe Nocera’s business column would be discontinued, a staffing change has ordained that the longtime opinionator become a sports columnist for The New York Times, effective immediately. The memo, from Executive Editor Dean Baquet and Sports Editor Jason Stallman, says Nocera will be making sense of various … Read More

Times public editor calls Joe Nocera column 'intrinsically flawed,' calls for more than a correction

New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan has weighed in on a dispute between two heavyweights. In one corner is high-profile Times columnist Joe Nocera. In the other, billionaire investor Warren Buffett. In the end, she sides with Buffett, writing that a Nocera column about Buffett is "so intrinsically flawed, a standard correction didn’t get the job done." … Read More

Nocera: I'm branching out from pure business on the op-ed page Joe Nocera points to his NCAA column as evidence of that. "But I’m not going to be a political pundit," he tells Ted Nesi. "I’m not going to write about, you know, the Senate races and the presidential races – that’s just not what I view as kind of how my brain works." Q-and-A excerpts: … Read More