Journalist, Author, Storyteller

Amy Cortese is a journalist, author & thought leader who writes about topics spanning business, entrepreneurship, finance, tech & food. She contributes to the NY Times & many other outlets.

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The New York Times

A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most of the Money ...

A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most ...

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The New York Times

Crowdfunding for Small Business Is Still an Unclear Path - The New ...

Crowdfunding for Small Business Is Still an Unclear...

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The New York Times

Putting the Public Back in Public Finance - The New York Times

Putting the Public Back in Public Finance - The New...

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The New York Times

Loans That Avoid Banks? Maybe Not

Peer-to-peer finance has a new swarm of lenders: some of the same kinds of big institutions it once shunned....

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The New York Times

A Building Binge for Bank Branches - New York Times

By AMY CORTESE. Published: April 22, 2007. IF you've ever seen a new storefront rising in your neighborhood and secretly hoped for, say, a new cafe or  ......

The New York Times

A Proposal to Allow Small Private Companies to Get Investors Online

Op-ed about the promise of "equity crowdfunding"

The New York Times

A Town in New York Creates Its Own Department Store

A town create a "retail version of the Green Bay Packers"

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The New York Times

A Way for Local Businesses to Grow - The New York Times

A Way for Local Businesses to Grow - The New York T...

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The New York Times

Spotlight - In Search of Better (and Greener) Building Blocks ...

By AMY CORTESE. Published: July 13, 2008. IN 1999, fresh out of architecture graduate school, Blaine Brownell was put in charge of researching materials for ......

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The New York Times

Seeking Capital, Some Companies Turn to 'Do-It-Yourself I.P.O.'s ...

Seeking Capital, Some Companies Turn to 'Do-It-Your...

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The New York Times

At Sea With a Book to Read, and the Author of It, Too - New York ...

By AMY CORTESE. Published: January 1, 2007. As the Jewel of the Seas, a luxury cruise ship owned by Royal Caribbean, steamed down the coast toward ......

The New York Times

Business

By AMY CORTESE Published: July 20, 2003. Email; Print · Single Page. THERE'S a name floating around for consumers who worry about the environment, want ......