Wendy Lee Business & Economics Reporter
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Wendy Lee is a Business and Economics Reporter for Southern California Public Radio.
Before joining KPCC, Wendy was a business reporter for the Star Tribune in Minneapolis and The Tennessean in Nashville. Her work has been published in The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Houston Chronicle.
A California native, Lee graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a degree in history. She likes to travel, cook, karaoke and is always ready for new adventures.
Stories by Wendy Lee
The Los Angeles Dodgers said that Dodger Stadium is the first major league ballpark to sell a Korean beer, part of its program to offer items from the diverse community.
The average family will spend about $635 on school supplies, clothing and electronics, $54 less than a year ago, said the National Retail Federation.
State employers added thousands of new jobs, which helped drop the unemployment rate. Strong job gains were seen in the areas of leisure and hospitality.
Is Barbie losing her cool factor? One analyst says the age range that children play with Barbies is shrinking, causing some kids to buy Monster High dolls.
Jobs are being steadily added and home prices are increasing in Southern California, but they're still below pre-recession levels, according to a new report.
Tribune Company, the owner of the Los Angeles Times and KTLA-TV, said Wednesday it wants to split its broadcasting and publishing businesses into two companies.
More than 40 community groups say skyscrapers planned near the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street could increase traffic in the area.
KPCC talked to travel experts about saving money on airfare, hotel and sightseeing during the Fourth of July holiday. One way is to book a room with a kitchenette.
Tribune Co. says it has reached a deal to buy Local TV Holdings LLC's 19 TV stations for $2.73 billion in cash. Tribune currently owns 23 TV stations.
The Los Angeles Times laid off more journalists Friday, as newspapers across the country continue to deal with falling print advertising revenues.
About 15,000 more Californians applied for unemployment benefits for the week ending June 15, compared to a week earlier, bucking national trend.
Same-sex marriages in California are expected to bring in $492 million over the next three years, as people spend more on weddings.
San Diego-based Scripps Health ranked second on AARP's Best Employers for Workers over 50 list. It's the only California-based company to make the list.
Disney dominated the nation's most visited theme parks in 2012, according to a report by the Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM.
A small SoCal tech firm found a workaround instead of paying big bucks to have a booth at E3. But the firm's parking lot booth across the street drew E3's ire.