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David Rocks

Professor, Business Ethics and Reporting


David Rocks teaches Business Ethics and Reporting at the TFAS European Journalism Institute (EJI) in Prague, Czech Republic. He is an editor-at-large for Bloomberg News in Berlin. Previously he was senior editor for global news at Bloomberg Businessweek, overseeing the magazine’s correspondents and coordinating bureaus from Mexico City to Mumbai. Rocks was the magazine’s Asia editor for four years, leading coverage in Asia and writing his own stories about technology, politics, design trends and more. He also served as managing editor of e.biz, a monthly technology supplement to BusinessWeek, the magazine’s computers editor and as a correspondent in the magazine’s Atlanta bureau.

Before joining BusinessWeek, Rocks spent eight years in Prague as a correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. His work both for BusinessWeek and other publications has taken him to scores of countries in Asia, Europe, Africa and Latin America.

Rocks holds a B.A. in philosophy from Colby College in Waterville, Maine and an M.A. in international communications from American University in Washington, D.C.