Yuki Noguchi
Linda Fittante

Yuki Noguchi

Correspondent, Business Desk

Yuki Noguchi is a correspondent on the Business Desk based out of NPR's headquarters in Washington D.C. Since joining NPR in 2008, she's covered business and economic news, and has a special interest in workplace issues — everything from abusive working environments, to the idiosyncratic cubicle culture. In recent years she has covered the housing market meltdown, unemployment during the Great Recession, and covered the aftermath of the tsunami in Japan in 2011. As in her personal life, however, her coverage interests are wide-ranging, and have included things like entomophagy and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Prior to joining NPR, Yuki started her career as a reporter for The Washington Post. She reported on stories mostly about business and technology, and later became an editor.

Yuki grew up with a younger brother speaking her parents' native Japanese at home. She has a degree in history from Yale.

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Advice For Dealing With Workplace Retaliation: Save Those Nasty Emails

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An employee moves cement blocks at the Cement Products Manufacturing Co. facility in Redmond, Ore. Millions of men in their prime working years have dropped out of the labor force since the 1960s. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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An Economic Mystery: Why Are Men Leaving The Workforce?

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For Some African-Americans, Efforts To #BuyBlack Present Challenges

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NLRB Rules Student Assistants At Private Universities Are Employees

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(Left to right) Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes in 2012; Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz in 2015; and former Enron Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling in 2006. Stephen Lovekin, Andrew Burton, Johnny Hanson/Getty Images hide caption

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How To Write A Resignation Letter In The Middle Of A Scandal

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Ginger, an English bulldog, stands watch while at work with her owner, Will Pisnieski, at Authentic Entertainment in Burbank, Calif., in 2012. According to the Society for Human Resource Management, 7 percent of employers allow pets at work. Grant Hindsley/AP hide caption

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Who Let The Dogs In? More Companies Welcome Pets At Work

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July Jobs Report Reflects Strong Numbers, Defying Expectations

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Monthly Jobs Reports Are Watched Closely, But How Meaningful Are They?

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Fewer Young People Buying Houses, But Why?

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Racial Tensions Strain Relations In The Workplace

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Jason Olsen, a 39-year-old policy adviser for the Department of Labor, uses the Washington, D.C., Metro to commute to work three times a week. On the other days of the week, Olsen telecommutes from home to avoid the challenge of taking the Metro. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Finds

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U.S. Economy Adds 287,000 Jobs In June

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U.S. Hiring Bounces Back In June After Dismal May

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With Rates Down, It's Time For Many To Refinance Again. Thanks, Brexit

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Volkswagen To Buy Back Diesel Engine Cars With Emissions Software

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