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

New Boston a lot like Old Boston

By , Globe Columnist

Given the chance to think big about our future, we tied ourselves up in the minutiae of tax breaks and traffic studies.

Shirley Leung

Baker needs to make a decision on Boston 2024

By , Globe Staff

Governor Baker, either pull the plug or breathe new life into Boston’s Olympic bid.

Shirley Leung

Tax credit deal is just not enough

By , Globe Columnist

When state leaders chose between helping working families or pleasing big business, their compromise only postponed hard choices.

Shirley Leung

Don’t bet on the rules trumping casino politics

By , Globe Columnist

If New York is the City that Never Sleeps, then Boston is the City that Never Lets Anything Happen.