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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jul 09 2017

Inflation elusive, but central bankers getting twitchy

LONDON A significant pickup in inflation still remains tantalizingly out of reach in most developed economies -- aside from asset prices -- yet several central banks are leaning toward launching or stepping up efforts that could slow it down. | Video

Jun 29 2017

Global stock markets still on a roll, led by Europe, Asia

BENGALURU/LONDON Global stock market indexes are set for more gains by the end of this year, with notable optimism in the latest Reuters poll driven by an economic revival in Europe as well as bright prospects for much of Asia.

Jun 29 2017

Reuters poll: Global stock markets still on a roll, led by Europe, Asia

BENGALURU/LONDON Global stock market indexes are set for more gains by the end of this year, with notable optimism in the latest Reuters poll driven by an economic revival in Europe as well as bright prospects for much of Asia.

May 26 2017

Higher pay in May, or some other day?

LONDON Through the global economy's recovery over most of the past decade from a debilitating financial crisis, one thing that has not turned higher in any meaningful way is workers' pay.

Mar 03 2017

Sterling set for slow burn through initial EU divorce proceedings: Reuters poll

LONDON The battered British pound is set for a slow burn lower along with diminished growth prospects once the UK government triggers official proceedings for divorce from the European Union as it is expected to do later this month, a Reuters poll found.

Feb 23 2017

Lull in once-rampant British housing market to persist for years - Reuters poll

LONDON The British housing market, on a tear for more than two decades with only a brief correction during the financial crisis, appears to be set for a long pause as the government negotiates its exit from the European Union.

Feb 12 2017

Global Economy Weekahead: Soon time to watch for rising global inflation?

LONDON The global economy has weathered the new U.S. administration's sweeping challenges to the status quo with surprising aplomb given serious threats made to world trade, but what is not so clear is how much longer inflation will remain stubbornly low. | Video

Dec 16 2016

Investor optimism, global economic reality may clash in 2017

LONDON Investors sound optimistic about a breakout for the world economy next year, but for all the talk of huge tax cuts from the incoming U.S. presidency of Donald Trump, the economic outlook looks similar to 2016: uneven and unspectacular.

Dec 16 2016

Global Economy Yearahead: Investor optimism, global economic reality may clash in 2017

LONDON Investors sound optimistic about a breakout for the world economy next year, but for all the talk of huge tax cuts from the incoming U.S. presidency of Donald Trump, the economic outlook looks similar to 2016: uneven and unspectacular.

Dec 07 2016

Poll: Global stocks forecast to rise next year, but face risks a-plenty

BENGALURU/LONDON Global stock markets will rise further in 2017, hundreds of upbeat strategists say in a Reuters poll released on Wednesday, braving a long list of political uncertainties just as the fuel behind the historic post-financial crisis rally runs dry.

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