Where are you from?
Hamden, CT. I am proud to be a product of the Hamden public schools.
Who are your favorite writers?
Yasunari Kawabata, Ivan Turgenev, and Virgil
Which book/books have had the biggest influence on your writing?
I have no idea. I don't emulate any particular style in non-fiction. I mostly read fiction.
What are your hobbies and outside interests?
Playing soccer, cooking, and listening to new music.
What is the single best piece of advice anyone ever gave you?
I have a piece of advice that I formulated myself from experience: Go where you're wanted.
What is the question most commonly asked by your readers? What is the answer?
"So, what is the future of the global economy?" "Different."
What inspired you to write your first book?
I saw a sea change in economic policy occurring in a stealthy way, under the public's nose.
Where do you write?
When possible, on the coast of Uruguay.