About This Author

Reporter Kari Huus joined at launch in 1996 after 7 years reporting from China. In recent years, she has focused on domestic issues, playing a key role in series including The Elkhart Project, Gut Check America, and Rising from Ruin--on the recovery of two Mississippi towns after Hurricane Katrina. Huus has also covered a wide array of international stories, including China's 2008 earthquake, the Asian economic crisis, the fall of Indonesia's President Suharto and the Hong Kong handover. Before coming to, she spent three years at the Far Eastern Economic Review in Hong Kong and four years in Beijing where she worked for Newsweek. She has also lived and studied in Taiwan and Singapore, where she was a Fulbright scholar.

Kari Huus is a member in these Nations:

Nation Role Members Articles Seeds Created
China Watch Member 14 176 368 Mar 2009
Development Member 54 91 459 Aug 2007
EconVine Member 1202 1785 23714 Jun 2008
Foreign Affairs & Policy Member 404 580 9878 Apr 2008
Gut Check America Member 1010 3565 33613 May 2008
Worldviews Member 221 3476 45011 Nov 2006