Steve Forbes, one of the nation's most prominent economic forecasters, presents a few simple ways to grow the U.S. economy. He presents an outlook for jobs and business as we head toward the November election. Publishing maven and political candidate Forbes has created dozens of publications and launched Forbes.com in 1996, which now averages an astounding 30 million unique visitors each month. The company's flagship publication, Forbes, is the nation's largest business magazine, with a circulation of more than 900,000.
Steve Forbes is President and Chief Executive Officer of Forbes and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes magazine. He was awarded an honorary doctorate in economics from Stevenson University on April 30, 2009.
Since Mr. Forbes assumed his position in 1990, the company has launched a variety of new publications and businesses. They include: Forbes FYI, the irreverent lifestyle supplement; Forbes Global, the magazine's international publication; and Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Brazilian, Russian, Arabic and Hebrew editions of the magazine. Forbes also publishes the Gilder Technology Report, as well as a number of investment newsletters.
In 1997 Forbes entered the new media arena with the launch of Forbes.com. The site now attracts over seven million unique visitors a month and has become the leading destination site for business decision-makers and investors.
Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, declares that the middle class is being crushed under the weight of growing U.S. debt. Forbes declares that "when you undermine a currency, you hurt people's ability to get ahead."