Dr Paul is a Behavioral Economist reporting on the science, psychology and politics of climate change and its impact on our culture, morals and vision of the future. For over seventeen years his columns were published on DowJones MarketWatch.com, which he joined as an editor when originally launched as a joint venture of CBS-News and The Financial Times. He published 1,643 columns between 1997 and 2015, and was their #1 traffic-generating columnist.
Over the years Dr Paul also published ten best-sellers, including The Millionaire Code: 16 Paths to Wealth Building … The Winning Portfolio: Choosing Your 10 Best Mutual Funds … The Millionaire Meditation: Stress Management for Wall Street, Corporate America & Entrepreneurs … Expert Investing on The Net: Profit From the Top-25 Online Money Makers … The Lazy Person’s Guide to Investing … Zen Millionaire: The Investor’s Guide to the Other Side … and most recently, HotEarthHell: The (New) Master Algorithm, a 2018 selection of his 33 best DowJones-MarketWatch columns on the economic impact of climate change and global warming.
Earlier he was an investment banker with Morgan Stanley … Executive Vice President of the Financial News Network … and Associate Editor of the Los Angeles Herald Examiner. Back in the 1990s, he edited and published FNX: The Future News Index, an online investment newsletters for stock traders and forerunner for today’s HotEarthINVESTORS: The Investors Climate Survival Guide.
He has the Doctorate in Psychology, Juris Doctor, Masters in Regional Planning and Bachelor of Architecture. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Staff Sergeant in aviation radar-computer technology.