David Wessel

DAVID WESSEL is economics editor of "The Wall Street Journal "and writes "The Capital" column, a weekly look at forces shaping living standards around the world. Wessel joined "The Wall Street Journal" in 1983 after working at the "Hartford Courant" and the "Boston Globe." He is a frequent guest on NPR's Morning Edition and has shared two Pulitzer Prizes. He and his wife live in Washington, D.C.

Personality Profile For David Wessel

The following is a personality profile of David Wessel based on his work.

David Wessel is shrewd, skeptical and tranquil.

He is imaginative, he has a wild imagination. He is philosophical as well: he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. But, David Wessel is also solemn: he is generally serious and does not joke much.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for modernity.

He is relatively unconcerned with both taking pleasure in life and helping others. He prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment. And he thinks people can handle their own business without interference.


Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

Extraversion
Agreeableness
Conscientiousness
Neuroticism
Openness
View Similar Authors