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Diana B. Henriques


Diana B. Henriques Diana B. Henriques, an award-winning financial journalist, is the author of “The Wizard of Lies: Bernie Madoff and the Death of Trust,” a New York Times bestseller, and four other books on business history. Her fifth book, “A First-Class Catastrophe: The Road to Black Monday, the Worst Day in Wall Street History,” was published to critical acclaim in September 2017. As a staff writer for The New York Times from 1989 to 2012 and as a contributing writer since then, she has largely specialized in investigative reporting on white-collar crime, market regulation and corporate governance. Henriques was a member of a reporting team that was named a Pulitzer finalist in 2003 for its coverage of the aftermath of the Enron scandals.