Tom Streithorst

Tom Streithorst has been union member, an entrepreneur, a war cameraman, a commercials director, a journalist.  These days, he mostly does voiceovers and thinks about economic history.  An American in London, he's  been writing for magazines on both sides of the pond since 2008.  He is  currently working on a book on  how the incredible productive power of  capitalism and  technology  have the potential to bring us all prosperity and happiness but so far, we keep screwing it up. He also writes a  regular column about economics at