Alina Selyukh Alina Selyukh is a business correspondent at NPR.
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Alina Selyukh

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Alina Selyukh is a business correspondent at NPR, where she covers retail, low-wage work, big brands and other aspects of the consumer economy. Her work has been recognized by the Gracie Awards, the National Headliner Award and the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.

Before joining NPR in 2015, Selyukh spent five years at Reuters, where she covered tech, telecom and cybersecurity policy, campaign finance during the 2012 election cycle, health care policy and the Food and Drug Administration, and a bit of financial markets and IPOs.

Previously, Selyukh reported for CNN in Moscow, ABC News in Nebraska, and NationalJournal.com in Washington, D.C. At her alma mater, she helped in the production of a documentary for NET Television, Nebraska's PBS station. Selyukh began her career in journalism at age 13, freelancing for a local TV station and several newspapers in her home town of Samara in Russia.

She received a bachelor's degree in broadcasting, news-editorial and political science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Kroger and Albertsons CEOs face Senate lawmakers over their planned merger

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A shopper browses Black Friday sales at a Macy's store in Jersey City, N.J. Kena Betancur/Getty Images hide caption

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Here's how inflation is changing holiday deals and shopping

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Black Friday shoppers are expected to spend more money due to inflation

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Due to high inflation this year, NPR's Business desk shares cheaper dishes to substitute for Thanksgiving stables. Maansi Srivastava/NPR hide caption

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Inflation won't win Thanksgiving: Here's NPR's plan to help you save on a meal

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Clothing stores have a major problem on their hands: Too many things

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New government data and reports from retailers show Americans still shopping

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Folgers is trying to be cool — but it has a problem with its reputation

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Folgers is trying to be cool with millennials and Gen X coffee drinkers. Inflation is helping. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Folgers, a throwback coffee brand in a time of nitro lattes, wants to be cool

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Folgers is trying to be cool, confronting its bad reputation

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Adidas cuts ties with Ye after he made anti-Semitic comments

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At an Amazon warehouse in upstate New York, workers vote against unionizing

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Organizer Heather Goodall, who works at Amazon's warehouse near Albany, N.Y., leads supporters of the Amazon Labor Union in a march on Oct. 10. Lucas Willard/WAMC hide caption

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Amazon workers vote against unionizing at upstate NY warehouse

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