Columnist

Shirley Leung

Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage, as well as producing the Globe 100 and Top Places to Work magazines. A graduate of Princeton, Leung also has worked as a reporter at the Wall Street Journal and Baltimore Sun. Leung is a board member and former president of the New England chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association.

Latest stories

Shirley Leung

Whoa, there’s no rush to close Suffolk Downs

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

Joe O’Donnell, hold your horses and give Suffolk Downs one more season. Then think big and bold on the next chapter.

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Chef Daniel Boulud takes a bite out of Boston

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

Boulud’s arrival this week with the opening of Bar Boulud at the Mandarin Oriental could send Boston into a different gastro-sphere.

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In casino battle, one big winner and a long list of losers

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

Steve Wynn came out on top. Losers included Revere, Suffolk Downs, Boston, and Boston’s current and former mayors.

In fight for Boston casino license, there’s one big winner and a long list of losers

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

Like any good high stakes poker tournament, the Boston casino licensing produced one big winner and a long list of losers.