Historical Winners

HISTORICAL WINNERS

1958
Newspapers
David Steinberg
"Corporate Management: Its Effect on the Public Security"
New York Herald Tribune

Magazines
Werner Renberg
"Cooperation of Businessmen and Municipal Government"
Business Week

1959
Newspapers
Nate White
"Problems of Recession and Recovery"
The Christian Science Monitor

Magazines
Ernest Havemann
"What's Happened to the Business Boom?"
Life

1960
Newspapers
Nate White
"Horizons Unlimited: Freedom's Answer"
The Christian Science Monitor

Magazines
John A. Conway
"Pricing Ourselves Out of the Market"
Newsweek

1961
Newspapers
James C. Tanner, Daniel M. Burnham, Edward Cony, Richard F. Janssen, William R. Clabby, David R. Jones, Richard F. Roper, Steven Swett, James MacDonald, Paul Lancaster, Roger Rowand, Robert Keatley, Donald Bacon and Mitchell Gordon
"New Millionaires"
The Wall Street Journal

Magazines
Leonard S. Silk
"The U.S. Invents a New Way to Grow"
Business Week

1962
Newspapers
Robert E. Bedingfield
"Series of Coverage on Allegheny Corporation, New Haven Railroad, Gerard Re & Son and the American Airlines and Eastern Airlines Merger"
The New York Times

Magazines
Richard Austin Smith
"The Incredible Electrical Conspiracy"
Fortune

1963
Newspapers
David R. Jones
"Series on the Pact Between United Steelworkers and Kaiser Steel Corporation"
The Wall Street Journal

Magazines
Sandford Brown
"The Stock Market's Wildest Week - Will the Rally Keep Rolling?"
Newsweek

1964
Newspapers
Robert E. Nichols
"The Price of Security"
Los Angeles Times

Magazines
John Brooks
"The Fluctuation"
The New Yorker

1965
Newspapers
Edwin L. Dale Jr.
"International Monetary System Meets a Test"
The New York Times

Magazines
Lee Silberman
"Critical Examination of SEC Proposals"
Harvard Business Review

1966
Newspapers
Ross M. Robertson
"Why the Gold Flows Out"
Louisville Courier-Journal

Magazines
Charles E. Silberman
"Series on Technology and the Labor Market"
Fortune

1967
Newspapers
David R. Francis
"Series on Monetary Reform"
The Christian Science Monitor

Magazines
Max Ways
"Antitrust in an Era of Radical Change"
Fortune

1968
Newspapers
Richard A. Nenneman
"U.S. Balance-of-Payments Picture"
The Christian Science Monitor

Magazines
Michael Laurence
"Playboy Plays the Commodities Market"
Playboy Magazine

1969
Newspapers
Charles N. Stabler
"Playing It Safe"
The Wall Street Journal

Magazines
John Brooks
"In Defense of Sterling"
The New Yorker

Special Book Award
George J. W. Goodman
"The Money Game"
Random House

1970
Newspapers
Leland B. DuVall
"Arkansas - The Evolution of Farm Credit"
The Arkansas Gazette

Magazines
John F. Lyons
"Earnings: Can Anyone Believe the Numbers?"
Corporate Financing

Editorials
Patricia Shontz
"Today's Economy"
The Detroit News

1971
Newspapers
Joseph A. Livingston
"A Broker's Story: How Howard Butcher Handled Sales of Penn Central Stock"
The Philadelphia Evening Bulletin

Magazines
Chris Welles
"Is Less? Is Faster Slower? Is Bigger Smaller?"
Institutional Investor

Editorials
Philip Greer
"Wall Street Changes"
The Washington Post

1972
Newspapers
Robert E. Bedingfield
"A Switching Point for Rails?"
The New York Times

Magazines
Kenneth Auchincloss
"Nixon's Frozen, Floating Dollar"
Newsweek

Editorials
Robert H. Metz
"Market Place"
The New York Times

1973
Newspaper
John Barbour
"Rising Food Prices Traced from Farm to Market"
The Associated Press

Magazine
Everett Mattlin
"Special Report on Real Estate: The Old Frontier is now the New Frontier
Corporate Financing

Columns/Editorials
Clem Morgello
"Wall Street"
Newsweek

Special Award
Louis Rukeyser
"Wall Street Week"
PBS

1974
Large Newspapers
Paul Steiger
"Use by Some Banks of Loan Loopholes Worries Regulators"
Los Angeles Times

Small Newspapers
Livingston Taylor
"Kentucky Banks Continue Using State Funds at 4%"
The Courier-Journal

Magazines
Carol J. Loomis
"How the Terrible Two Tier Market Came to Wall Street"
Fortune

Columns/Editorials
Henry Wallich
"Trust Busting the USA"
Newsweek

Books
John Brooks
"The Go-Go Years"
Weybright and Talley

Gerald Loeb Memorial Award
Joseph Livingston
The Philadelphia Inquirer

1975
Large Newspapers
Allan Sloan
"Utility Rates: Too High or Too Low?"
Detroit Free Press

Small Newspapers
Tom Miller
"Who Owns West Virginia?"
The Herald-Advertiser

Magazines
Marshall Loeb
"Faisal and Oil"
Time

Columns/Editorials
Edwin Darby
"Pendulum of Power to Swing to Arabs?"
Chicago Sun Times

Special Award
Donald Barlett and James Steele
"Auditing the IRS"
The Philadelphia Inquirer

Gerald Loeb Memorial Award
Vermont Royster
The Wall Street Journal

1976
Willard Randall and Stephen Solomon
"54 Who Died"
The Philadelphia Inquirer

David R. Francis
"The Multinational Corporations"
The Christian Science Monitor

Gordon Williams
"Capital Crisis"
Business Week

Joseph A. Livingston
"The Second Battle of Great Britain"
The Philadelphia Inquirer

John Guinther
"Don't Worry, It's Only Money"
Philadelphia Magazine

Gerald Loeb Memorial Award
John McDonald
Fortune

1977
Large Newspapers
Susan Trausch and Larry Collins
"Commodity Options"
The Boston Globe

Small Newspapers
Sally Jones and Rosemary Shinohara
"The Alaska Pipeline"
The Anchorage Daily News

Small Newspapers
Larry Kramer
"The Greenback Islands: A Look at Off-Shore Tax Havens"
San Francisco Examiner

Magazines
David Warsh and Lawrence Minard
"Inflation Is Too Serious a Matter to Leave to the Economists"
Forbes

Columns
Lee Mitgang
"Series on Pension Costs"
Associated Press

Gerald Loeb Memorial Award
Leonard S. Silk
The New York Times

1978
Large Newspapers
Paul Steiger, Robert Rosenblatt, Ronald Soble, Murray Seeger and Sam Jameson
"The Dollar: Its History and Current Woes"
Los Angeles Times

Small Newspapers
Harold Chucker
"Where's the Money?"
Minneapolis Star

Magazines
Lewis Lapham
"The Energy Debacle"
Harper's

Columns/Editorials
Hobart Rowen
"IMF, World Bank Face Grave Issues"
The Washington Post

Honorable Mention
William Tucker
"Environmentalism and the Leisure Class"
Harper's

Gerald Loeb Memorial Award
Hedley Donovan
Time, Inc.

1979
Richard C. Longworth and Bill Neikirk
Chicago Tribune

N. R. Kleinfield
The New York Times

Philip Moeller
The Courier-Journal

William Tucker
Harper's

Robert L. Bartley
The Wall Street Journal

Robert L. Heilbroner
The New Yorker

1980
Large Newspapers
Gaylord Shaw, Tom Redburn, William C. Rempel, Cathleen Decker, William J. Eaton, Norman Kempster, Larry Pryor, Bill Stall and Penelope McMillan
"Coverage of U.S. Energy Crisis"
Los Angeles Times

Small Newspapers
Joe R. Cordero and Tim W. Ferguson
"Rent Control"
The Register

Magazines
Walter Guzzardi Jr.
"Demography's Good News for the Eighties"
Fortune

Columns/Editorials
Alan Gersten
"Investment Series: Gambling with Someone Else's Money"
Rocky Mountain News

Honorable Mention
Paul Lieberman and Chester Goolrick
"The Underpaid and Under-Protected"
The Atlanta Constitution

Honorable Mention
Tom Bethell
"Fooling With the Budget"
Harper's

1981
Large Newspapers
Jonathan Neumann and Ted Gup
"Government Out of Control: Contracts"
The Washington Post

Small Newspapers
Gary M. Hector
"The Chrysler Saga"
American Banker

Magazines
William Tucker
"The Wreck of the Auto Industry"
Harper's

Columns/Editorials
Sarai Ribicoff (posthumous)
"How to Understand Inflation"
Los Angeles Herald Examiner

Honorable Mention
Stan DeCoster and Ann Baldelli
"Cable TV: Channels of Influence"
The Day

1982
Large Newspapers
Linda Grant and Karen Tumulty
"Corporate Mergers"
Los Angeles Times

Small Newspapers
Phil Norman
"Sacred Cows: Power, Politics and Prices in the Milk Industry"
The Courier-Journal

Magazines
L. J. Davis
"An American Fortune" and "Silver Thursday"
Harper's

Columns/Editorials
George Melloan
"Review & Outlook"
The Wall Street Journal

Columns/Editorials
Lester C. Thurow
"Selected Editorials"
Newsweek

Honorable Mention
Staff
"The Federal Impact Series"
Sentinel Star

1983
Large Newspapers
Robert Frump
"102 Miles Up the River"
The Philadelphia Inquirer

Small Newspapers
Phillip L. Zweig
"Series on the Failure of Penn Square Bank"
American Banker

Magazines
Joseph Nocera
"It's Time to Make a Deal"
Texas Monthly

Editorial/Commentary
Robert Samuelson
"Economic Focus"
National Journal

Spot News
Dennis Fulton
"Series on the Failure of Braniff Airlines"
Dallas Morning News

Special Award - Spot News
Business and Financial Staff
"Articles on the Outcome of the AT&T and IBM Antitrust Cases"
The New York Times

1984
Large Newspapers
Dan Morgan
"High Tech: Leaving Home Series"
The Washington Post

Honorable Mention - Large Newspapers
Ted Gup
"The King of Gems Series"
The Washington Post

No award was given for Small Newspapers

Magazines
Andrew Tobias
"Quarterly Reports"
Playboy

Editorial/Commentary
Robert L. Heilbroner
"Economic Prospects"
The New Yorker

Deadline Writing
Al Delugach and Ronald Soble
"Coverage of Alan D. Saxon, Bullion Dealer"
Los Angeles Times

1985
Large Newspapers
Paul Blustein
"Monetary Zeal"
The Wall Street Journal

Honorable Mention - Large Newspapers
Jane Applegate, Patrick Boyle, James Flanigan, Linda Grant, Michael Hiltzik, John Lawrence, Paul Richter, Nancy Rivera and Debra Whitefield
"Takeovers"
Los Angeles Times

Small Newspapers
Beth McLeod, Lawrence Spohn, Stan Swofford and Greta Tilley
"The Tobacco Story"
Greensboro News & Record

Magazines
Howard Rudnitsky and Allan Sloan
"Full Speed Ahead - Damn the Torpedoes"
Forbes

Magazines
Richard Stern
"The Golden Boy"
Forbes

Commentary
Daniel Henninger
"Editorial Series"
The Wall Street Journal

Deadline Writing
Robert J. Cole
"The Battle for Gulf"
The New York Times

Special Award
Robert Heilbroner
"The Deficit"
The New Yorker

1986
Large Newspapers
Ken Auletta
"Power, Greed and Glory on Wall Street - The Fall of Lehman Brothers"
The New York Times

Small Newspapers
Mark L. Zusman
"The Man Who Saved Nike"
Willamette Week

Honorable Mention - Small Newspapers
Jan Brogan
"Fish Stakes"
The Providence Journal-Bulletin

Magazines
Barbara Donnelly
"Cash Management: Where Do You Draw the Line?"
Institutional Investor

Commentary
Michael Kinsley
"TRB from Washington"
The New Republic

Commentary
Robert J. Samuelson
"Series of Editorials"
Newsweek

Deadline Writing
Laura Landro
"Reversing Course"
The Wall Street Journal

1987
Large Newspapers
Kimberly Greer
"The Empire Crumbles"
Newsday

Medium Newspapers
Edward O. Welles
"Technical Equities"
San Jose Mercury News' West Magazine

Small Newspapers
Brent Walth
"Floating Point's Troubled Waters"
Willamette Week

Magazines
William C. Symonds and Team
"Trouble!"
Business Week

Honorable Mention - Magazines
Bill Powell and Jonathan Alter
"CBS Series"
Newsweek

Commentary
Richard Doak
"Series of Editorials on Farm Policy"
The Des Moines Register

Beat/Deadline Writing
Daniel Hertzberg and James B. Stewart
"Coverage of Wall Street Insider Trading Scandal"
The Wall Street Journal

Special Award
Los Angeles Times
For overall excellence in business coverage

1988
Large Newspapers
Daniel Hertzberg and James B. Stewart
"Terrible Tuesday"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
David Sylvester
"Down and Out in the Middle Class"
San Jose Mercury News

Small Newspapers
Paul Farhi
"Anatomy of a Takeover"
San Francisco Examiner

Honorable Mention - Small Newspapers
Julie Bird
"The Peyton School Story: A Gamble Lost"
Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph

Magazines
Robert Heilbroner
"Hard Times"
The New Yorker

Commentary
Ron Ridenhour
"Perspectives Columns"
New Orleans City Business

Honorable Mention - Commentary
Gordon Crovitz
"Series of Editorials on the Texaco/Pennzoil Battle"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat/Deadline Writing
Ralph Vartabedian
"Coverage of Northrop and the MX Missile"
Los Angeles Times

1989
Large Newspapers
Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele
"The Great Tax Giveaway"
The Philadelphia Inquirer

Medium Newspapers
S. Lynne Walker
"Invisible Work Force"
The San Diego Union

Small Newspapers
Howard Gold
"Towering Ambition"
Miami Review

Magazines
Carol J. Loomis
"Buyout Kings"
Fortune

Magazines
Eric Schurenberg and Lani Luciano
"The Empire Called AARP"
Money

Commentary
David Warsh
"Selected Columns"
The Boston Globe

Beat/Deadline Writing
John Helyar and Bryan Burrough
"Coverage of RJR Nabisco Buyout"
The Wall Street Journal

Honorable Mention - Beat/Deadline Writing
Thomas Petzinger Jr. and Paulette Thomas
"Coverage of Texas Air Corp."
The Wall Street Journal

1990
Large Newspapers
David A. Vise and Steve Coll
"The Man from Wall Street: John Shad's Reign at the SEC"
The Washington Post

Medium Newspapers
Jerry Kammer, Andy Hall and Team
"Coverage of the Collapse of Charles H. Keating Jr.'s Lincoln Savings & Loan"
The Arizona Republic

Small Newspapers
Gary Belsky and Phyllis Furman
"Calculated Madness: The Rise and Fall of Crazy Eddie Antar"
Crain's New York Business

Magazines
Peter Brimelow, Leslie Spencer and Dierdre Fanning
"The Best Paid Lawyers in America"
Forbes

Commentary
L. Gordon Crovitz
"Columns on the Alleged Prosecutorial Abuses of the RICO Law"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat/Deadline Writing
Kathryn Harris and Paul Richter
"Coverage of the Time-Warner Merger"
Los Angeles Times

1991
Large Newspapers
Bryan Burrough
"The Vendetta"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
Bill Dalton, Mike Hendricks and Chris Lester
"Frank's Town"
The Kansas City Star

Small Newspapers
Phyllis Furman and Linda Moss
"A Requiem for Fashion"
Crain's New York Business

Magazines
Joseph S. Coyle, Frank Lalli, Denise M. Topolnicki, Elizabeth MacDonald and Robert Wool
"Series of Articles on the IRS"
Money

Magazines
Connie Bruck
"The World of Business: Deal of the Year"
The New Yorker

Commentary
Allan Sloan
"Deals Columns"
Newsday

Beat/Deadline Writing
Neil Barsky
"Coverage of the Collapse of Donald Trump's Financial Empire"
The Wall Street Journal

1992
Large Newspapers
Gerard O'Neill, Dick Lehr, Bruce Mohl, Brian C. Mooney and Karen Douglass
"Coverage of Massachusetts' Public Pension Scandal"
The Boston Globe

Medium Newspapers
John Fauber and Jack Norman
"Adios Wisconsin: The Mexican Job Connection"
The Milwaukee Journal

Small Newspapers
Emory Thomas Jr. and M. Rex Smith
"Shocks to the System"
Atlanta Business Chronicle

Magazines
Richard Behar
"Scientology: The Cult of Greed"
Time

Magazines
Jonathan Beaty and S. C. Gwynne
"Series of Articles on the BCCI Scandal"
Time

Commentary
Warren T. Brookes (posthumously)
"Selected Columns"
The Detroit News

Deadline/Beat Writing
Alan Murray
"Selection of Articles on the Federal Reserve's Decision-Making Process"
The Wall Street Journal

Lifetime Achievement Award
Hobart Rowen
The Washington Post

1993
Large Newspapers
Alix M. Freedman
"Fire Power"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
Pete Carey and Lewis M. Simons
"Profits and Power: Japan's Foreign-Aid Machine"
San Jose Mercury News

Small Newspapers
Michael Hinkelman and Emory Thomas Jr.
"Failing the Children"
Atlanta Business Chronicle

Magazines
Brian O'Reilly
"The Job Drought"
Fortune

Commentary
Allan Sloan
"Deals Columns"
Newsday

Deadline/Beat Writing
Joseph B. WHITE AND Paul Ingrassia
"Coverage of General Motors Corps"
The Wall Street Journal

Lifetime Achievement Award
Carol J. Loomis
Fortune

1994
Large Newspapers
Scot J. Paltrow
"Investigative Series on Prudential Securities"
Los Angeles Times

Medium Newspapers
Fred Schulte and Larry Keller
"The HMO Maze: How Medicare Fails Seniors"
Sun-Sentinel

Small Newspapers
Lance Williams
"UC Inc."
San Francisco Examiner

Magazines
Bryan Burrough
"Divided Dynasty"
Vanity Fair

Commentary
Robert J. Samuelson
"Selected Columns"
Newsweek

Deadline/Beat Writing
Kathryn Harris
"Coverage of the Paramount Takeover Battle"
Los Angeles Times

Lifetime Achievement Award
James W. Michaels
Forbes

1995
Large Newspapers
Joel Rutchick and Timothy Heider
"Investigative Series on SAFE Investment Fund"
Plain Dealer

Medium Newspapers
Peter Nicholas, Susan Finch, Mark Schleifstein, Mike Hughlett and James O'Byrne
"Stacking the Deck: The Birth of Louisiana Gambling"
Times-Picayune

Small Newspapers
Jim Lynch and Karen Dorn Steele
"Wasteland"
Spokesman-Review

Magazines
Phillip Longman
"The Politics of Wind"
Florida Trend

Commentary
Jane Bryant Quinn
"Selected Columns"
Newsweek

Deadline/Beat Writing
Michael Siconolfi and Laura Jereski
"Coverage of the Collapse of Kidder Peabody"
The Wall Street Journal

Lifetime Achievement Award
Leonard S. Silk (posthumously)
The New York Times

1996
Large Newspapers
Thomas M. Burton, Scott Kilman and Richard Gibson
"Series on Archer-Daniels-Midland Co."
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
Debra Lynn Vial, Michael Moore and Bruce Locklin
"Formula for Disaster: The Lodi Explosion"
The Record

Small Newspapers
Kim Fararo
"Oil's New Frontiers"
Anchorage Daily News

Magazines
Joseph Nocera
"Fatal Litigation"
Fortune

Commentary
Bill Bishop
"Selected Editorials"
Lexington Herald-Leader

Deadline/Beat Writing
Geraldine Fabrikant
"Coverage of the Media Industry"
The New York Times

Lifetime Achievement Award
Marshall Loeb
Fortune and Money

1997
Large Newspapers
Bruce D. Butterfield
"Test by Fire: The Story of Malden Mills"
Boston Globe

Medium Newspapers
Cathy Taylor, Liz Pulliam and Elliot Blair Smith
"Series of Investigative Reports on Comparator Systems Corp."
Orange County Register

Small Newspapers
Lynda V. Mapes
"River of No Return"
The Spokesman-Review

Magazines
Mark Maremont and Jane Sasseen
"Abuse of Power"
Business Week

Commentary
Holman W. Jenkins Jr.
"Business World Columns"
The Wall Street Journal

Deadline/Beat Writing
Scott Thurm
"Coverage of the Economy"
San Jose Mercury News

Network and Large-Market TV
Byron Harris
"On Dangerous Ground"
WFAA-TV

Other TV Markets
Antonio Valverde
"My First House"
KMEX-TV

Radio
Sarah Gardner
"Bottomline Blues"
Marketplace-USC radio

Lifetime Achievement Award
Jane Bryant Quinn
Newsweek

1998
Large Newspapers
Michael Siconolfi
"The Spin Desk"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
William Conroy, Nancy Shields, John T. Ward, Larry Arnold, Rick Linsk and Terri Somers
"House of Cards"
Asbury Park Press

Small Newspapers
Amy Hetzner and Amy Baldwin
"Borrowing Trouble"
Birmingham Post-Herald

Magazines
Michael J. Mandel and Dean Foust
"New Economy"
Business Week

Commentary
Allan Sloan
"Selected Columns"
Newsweek

Deadline/Beat Writing
Alix M. Freedman and Suein L. Hwang
"Coverage of the Tobacco Industry"
The Wall Street Journal

Lifetime Achievement Award
Alan Abelson
Barron's

1999
Large Newspapers
Joel Rutchick
"Prying Perks from the Poor"
Cleveland Plain Dealer

Medium Newspapers
Fred Schulte and Jenni Bergal
"Cosmetic Surgery: The Hidden Dangers"
Sun-Sentinel

Small Newspapers
Jennifer Hieger and Bill Heisel Jr.
"The Dairy Boom: Growth, Trouble and Transition"
Yakima Herald-Republic

Magazines
Shane Tritsch
"Bull Marketing"
Chicago

Commentary
Walter S. Mossberg
"'Personal Technology Columns"
The Wall Street Journal

Deadline and/or Beat Writing
The New York Times Staff
"Coverage of the Near Collapse of Long-Term Capital Management"
The New York Times

Network and Large-Market Television
Mike Wallace and Walt Bogdanich
"Investigative Piece on the International Pharmaceutical Industry"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Radio
Chris Farrell, Stephen Smith, Karen Tofte and Bill Catlin
"The World Turned Upside Down"
Minnesota Public Radio

Lifetime Achievement Award
Stephen B. Shepard
Business Week

2000
Large Newspapers
Ellen E. Schultz
"Retirement Rip-Off"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
Alison Young, Jeffrey Taylor and Janet L. Fix
"A Killer in Our Food"
Detroit Free Press

Small Newspapers
Harris Meyer
"The Doctor Will Sell You Now"
New Times Broward Palm Beach

Magazines
Jeff Blyskal
"Cheap Car Parts Can Cost You a Bundle"
Consumer Reports

Commentary
David Ignatius
"Business and Technology Columns"
The Washington Post

Deadline and/or Beat Writing
Ianthe Jeanne Dugan
"The Rise of Day Trading"
The Washington Post

Television
Brian Gaffney, Lea Thompson, Neal Shapiro and John Reiss
"Sweepstakes Series"
Dateline NBC

Radio
Carl Goldstein, Bill Catlin, Chris Farrell and Jon Gordon
"Minnesota in the .Com Age"
Minnesota Public Radio

Lifetime Achievement Award
Norman Pearlstine
Time Inc.

2001
Large Newspapers
William Heisel, Mark Katches and Ronald Campbell
"The Body Brokers"
The Orange County Register

Medium Newspapers
Robert Sargent, Ramsey Campbell, Jim Leusner and Sean Holton
"Government Inc."
The Orlando Sentinel

Small Newspapers
Bruce Rushton
"Porn in the USA"
The Riverfront Times

Magazines
Gary Rivlin
"AOL's Rough Riders"
The Industry Standard

Commentary
Floyd Norris
"Floyd Norris Columns"
The New York Times

Deadline and/or Beat Writing
Rebecca Smith
"Juice Squeeze"
The Wall Street Journal

Television
Lynne Dale and John Larson
"The Paper Chase"
Dateline NBC

Radio
Edward Wallace
"The 100 Greatest Events in the History of the Automotive Industry"
KLIF-AM

Lifetime Achievement Award
Allan Sloan
Newsweek

2002
Large Newspapers
Duff Wilson and David Heath
"Uninformed Consent"
The Seattle Times

Medium Newspapers
Jeffrey Meitrodt, Mark Schleifstein, Pamela Coyle and Ronette King
"Unequal Opportunity"
The Times-Picayune

Small Newspapers
Janet Patton
"Foal Deaths"
Lexington Herald-Leader

Magazines
David Henry and Nanette Byrnes
"The Numbers Game, Why Earnings Are Too Rosy, Confused About Earnings"
BusinessWeek

Commentary
Gretchen Morgenson
"Market Watch"
The New York Times

Deadline or Beat Writing
Rebecca Smith and John Emshwiller
"Enron: The Demise of a Giant"
The Wall Street Journal

News or Wire Service
Jonathan Berr, Adam Levy, Peter Robison, Russell Hubbard and Neil Roland
"Muddy Markets"
Bloomberg News

Television
Allan Dodds Frank and Lisa Slow
"The Money Trail"
Cable News Network/CNNfn

Lifetime Achievement Award
Paul E. Steiger
The Wall Street Journal

Minard Editor Award
Everett Lawrence Minard III (posthumously)
Forbes Global

2003
Large Newspapers
Alec Klein
"AOL's Advertising Deals"
The Washington Post

Medium Newspapers
Deborah O'Neil and Jeff Harrington
"The CEO and His Church"
St. Petersburg Times

Small Newspapers
Eric Eyre and Scott Finn
"A License to Steal"
The Charleston Gazette

Magazines
Hal Lux
"Nationalities of Convenience"
Institutional Investor

Commentary
Jerry Flint
"Auto Industry Commentary"
Forbes

Deadline Writing
Rebecca Blumenstein, Gregory Zuckerman, Jared Sandberg, Shawn Young, Susan Pulliam, Deborah Solomon and Carrick Mollenkamp
"WorldCom's Whirlwind Demise"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat Writing
Stephen Labaton
"Inside the S.E.C."
The New York Times

News Services or Online Content
Jon D. Markman
"SuperModels"
CNBC on MSN Money

Television Short Form
Brian Ross, Rhonda Schwartz, Chris Vlasto, Jill Rackmill, David Scott, Gerilyn Curtin and Simon Surowicz
"Enron Investigation"
ABC News

Television Long Form
Craig Cheatham, Mark Hadler and Andrea Torrence
"La Oroya, City of Lead"
KMOV-TV

Lifetime Achievement Award
Floyd Norris
The New York Times

Minard Editor Award
Glenn Kramon
The New York Times

2004
Large Newspapers
David B. Ottaway and Joe Stephens
"Big Green"
The Washington Post

Medium Newspapers
Fred Schulte
"Drugging the Poor"
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Small Newspapers
Kate Long
"Everybody at Risk"
The Charleston Gazette

Magazines
Aaron Bernstein, Pete Engardio and Manjeet Kripalani
"Is Your Job Next?" and "The Rise of India"
BusinessWeek

Commentary
Michael Hiltzik
"Golden State"
Los Angeles Times

Deadline Writing
Susanne Craig, Ianthe Jeanne Dugan, Theo Francis and Kate Kelly
"The Day Grasso Quit as NYSE Chief"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat Writing
J. Lynn Lunsford, Andy Pasztor and Anne Marie Squeo
"A Spotlight on Boeing's Legal and Ethical Scandals"
The Wall Street Journal

News Services or Online Content
Adrian Cox, David Evans and Abhay Singh
"The Flimflam Man"
Bloomberg News

News Services or Online Content
Chris Adams and Alison Young
"Risky Rx"
Knight Ridder Washington Bureau

Television Short Form
Doug Adams, Christiana Arvelis, Donna Bass, Steve Capus, Joo Lee, Karen Nye, Albert Oetgen, Felicia Patinkin, Charles Schaeffer, Nikki Stamos and Anne Thompson
"The Jobless Recovery"
NBC Nightly News

Television Long Form
Rome Hartman and Lesley Stahl
"Imported from India"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Lifetime Achievement Award
Louis Rukeyser (posthumously)
CNBC

Minard Editor Award
Michael Siconolfi
The Wall Street Journal

2005
Large Newspapers
Walt Bogdanich
"Death on the Tracks"
The New York Times

Medium Newspapers
Bill Vlasic and Jeff Plungis
"Danger Overhead: Crushed Roofs"
The Detroit News

Small Newspapers
Craig Troianello
"The China Challenge"
Yakima Herald-Republic

Magazines
Charles Fishman
"The Toll of a New Machine"
Fast Company

Magazines
Clifton Leaf
"Why We're Losing the War on Cancer (and How to Win It)"
Fortune

Commentary
Peter Eavis
"Cracks in Fannie Mae's Foundation"
TheStreet.com

Deadline Writing
Andrew Ross Sorkin, Steve Lohr, David Barboza, Gary Rivlin and John Markoff
"End of an Era"
The New York Times

Beat Writing
Ellen E. Schultz and Theo Francis
"The Short Life of 'Lifetime' Health-Care Benefits"
The Wall Street Journal

News Services or Online Content
Carol S. Remond
"Exposing Small-Cap Fraud"
Dow Jones Newswires

Television Deadline
Chris Cuomo, Shelley Ross, Bob Lange, Thomas Berman and Jack Pyle
"Money for Nothing?"
ABC News: Primetime

No award was given for Television Enterprise

Lifetime Achievement Award
Byron E. "Barney" Calame
The New York Times

Minard Editor Award
Timothy K. Smith
Fortune

2006
Large Newspapers
Ann Hardie, Carrie Teegardin and Alan Judd
"Borrower Beware"
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Medium Newspapers
Christopher Kirkpatrick, Joshua Boak, Steve Eder, Jim Drew and Mike Wilkinson
"Ohio Rare Coin Funds"
The Blade

Honorable Mention - Medium Newspapers
Luke Timmerman and David Heath
"Selling Drug Secrets"
The Seattle Times

Small Newspapers
Sam Kennedy and Christina Gostomski
"School's Pursuit of Profit Leaves Students Behind"
The Morning Call

Magazines
Carol Loomis
"Why Carly's Big Bet Is Failing, How the HP Board KO'd Carly"
Fortune

Commentary
Robert L. Pollock
"Review and Outlook: Kianna's Law"
The Wall Street Journal

Commentary
Steven Pearlstein
"Business and Economics Columns"
The Washington Post

Deadline Writing
Maureen Milford, Ted Griffith, Luladey B. Tadesse, Robin Brown, Gary Soulsman, Christopher Yasiejko, Michele Besso, Steven Church, Jeff Montgomery and Peter Bothum
"Sale of MBNA"
The News Journal

Beat Writing
Geeta Anand
"The Most Expensive Drugs and How They Came to Be"
The Wall Street Journal

News Services or Online Content
Frank Bass, Dirk Lammers and Larry Margasak
"LAX Loans"
The Associated Press

Television Deadline
Anne Thompson, Doug Adams, Liz Brown, Carl Sears, Kelly Venardos, Joo Lee, Rick Brown, Katie Ernst, Rich Dubroff, Doug Stoddart, Chuck Schaeffer, Mario Garcia, Meaghan Rady, Genevieve Michel-Bryan, Jill Silverstri, Chris Scholl, Sharon Hoffman, Albert Oetgen and John Reiss
"The Katrina Effect"
NBC Nightly News

Television Enterprise
Paul Solman, Lee Koromvokis, Jeffrey Klein, Jacob Klein and Joanne Elgart Jennings
"China Rising"
The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

Honorable Mention - Television Enterprise
Byron Harris, Kraig Kirchem and Mark Smith
"Learning the Hard Way"
WFAA-TV

Business Book
James B. Stewart
"DisneyWar"
Simon & Schuster

Lifetime Achievement Award
Myron Kandel
CNN

Minard Editor Award
Ronald Henkoff
Bloomberg News & Bloomberg Markets

2007
Large Newspapers
Charles Forelle, James Bandler, Mark Maremont and Steve Stecklow
"The Secretive Backdating of Option Awards for Corporate Executives"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium Newspapers
Chiaki Kawajiri, Gady A. Epstein and Stephanie Desmon
"Crab Factory"
The Baltimore Sun

Small Newspapers
Mike McAndrew and Michelle Breidenbach
"The Great Empire Zone Giveaway"
The Post-Standard

Magazines
Charles Fishman
"How Many Lightbulbs Does It Take to Change the World? One."
Fast Company

Commentary
Steve Bailey
"Steve Bailey Downtown"
The Boston Globe

Deadline Writing
Ann Davis, Henny Sender and Gregory Zuckerman
"The Implosion of a Highflying Hedge Fund"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat Writing
Heather Landy
"Radio Shack CEO's Resume in Question"
Fort Worth Star-Telegram

News Services or Online Content
Alistair Barr
"Who Are the Short Sellers?"
MarketWatch

Feature Writing
Louis Uchitelle
"Rewriting the Social Contract"
The New York Times

Television Daily
Jim Popkin, Lisa Myers, Albert Oetgen, Doug Adams, Adam Ciralsky and Rich Gardella
"Trophy"
NBC News

Television Enterprise
Jeff Fager, Steve Kroft, Andy Court, Keith Sharman, Patti Hassler and Daniel J. Glucksman
"The Mother of All Heists"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Business Book
Chris Anderson
"The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business is Selling Less of More"
Hyperion

Lifetime Achievement Award
Matthew Winkler
Bloomberg News

Minard Editor Award
Dan Kelly
The Wall Street Journal

2008
Large Newspapers
Walt Bogdanich, Jake Hooker, David Barboza and Andrew W. Lehren
"Toxic Pipeline"
The New York Times

Medium Newspapers
Binyamin Appelbaum, Lisa Hammersly Munn, Ted Mellnik, Peter St. Onge and Liz Chandler
"Sold a Nightmare"
The Charlotte Observer

Small Newspapers
Tony Bartelme
"The China Effect"
The Post and Courier

Magazines
Allan Sloan
"House of Junk"
Fortune

Honorable Mention - Magazines
Michael Lewis
"In Nature's Casino"
The New York Times Magazine

Commentary
Joe Nocera
"Talking Business"
The New York Times

Honorable Mention - Commentary
Daniel Howes
"Business Columnist"
The Detroit News

Breaking News
Jenny Anderson and Landon Thomas Jr.
"The Fall of E. Stanley O'Neal at Merrill Lynch"
The New York Times

Honorable Mention - Breaking News
Katie Merx, Tim Higgins, Tom Walsh, Mark Phelan, Susan Tompor, Sarah A. Webster, Katherine Yung and Joe Guy Collier
"A New U.S. Auto Industry"
Detroit Free Press

Beat Writing
Kate Kelly, Serena Ng, Susanne Craig and David Reilly
"Breakdown at Bear Stearns"
The Wall Street Journal

Honorable Mention - Beat Writing
Charles Duhigg
"Golden Opportunities"
The New York Times

News Services
Mark Pittman, Bob Ivry and Kathleen M. Howley
"Wall Street's Faustian Bargain"
Bloomberg News

Feature Writing
Charles Fishman
"Message in a Bottle"
Fast Company

Online
Art Lenehan, Anh Ly and Suzanne McGee
"Keeping Up With the Wangs"
MSN Money

Television Daily
Steve Washington, Darren Gersh, Dana Greenspon and Sanjay Jha
"India's Promise"
PBS Nightly Business Report

Television Enterprise
Byron Harris, Mark Smith and Kraig Kirchem
"Money for Nothing"
WFAA-TV

Business Book
David A. Kaplan
"Mine's Bigger: Tom Perkins and the Making of the Greatest Sailing Machine Ever Built"
William Morrow

Lifetime Achievement Award
Daniel Hertzberg
The Wall Street Journal

Minard Editor Award
Frank J. Comes
BusinessWeek

2009
Large Newspapers
Gretchen Morgenson, Peter S. Goodman, Charles Duhigg, Carter Dougherty, Eric Dash, Julie Creswell, Jo Becker, Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Stephen Labaton
"The Reckoning"
The New York Times

Medium & Small Newspapers
Jack Dolan, Matthew Haggman and Rob Barry
"Borrowers Betrayed"
The Miami Herald

Honorable Mention - Medium & Small Newspapers
Ames Alexander, Peter St. Onge, Franco Ordoñez, Kerry Hall and Ted Mellnik
"The Cruelest Cuts"
The Charlotte Observer

Magazines
David Leonhardt
"Obamanomics"
The New York Times Magazine

Commentary
Brian M. Carney
"Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac"
The Wall Street Journal

Breaking News
Carrick Mollenkamp, Susanne Craig, Serena Ng, Aaron Lucchetti, Matthew Karnitschnig, Dan Fitzpatrick, Deborah Solomon, Dennis K. Berman, Liam Pleven, Peter Lattman and Annelena Lobb
"The Day That Changed Wall Street"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat Writing
Rick Rothacker
"The Fall of Wachovia"
The Charlotte Observer

Beat Writing
Gretchen Morgenson
"Wall Street"
The New York Times

News Services
William Selway and Martin Z. Braun
"Broken Promises"
Bloomberg News

Feature Writing
Michael Lewis
"The End"
Condé Nast Portfolio

Online
Art Lenehan, Peggy Collins, Aaron Whallon, Anh Ly, Elizabeth Daza, Joe Farro, Sean Enzwiler, Rachel Elson, Mark Baumgartner, Lauren Barack, Richard Conniff and Judi Hasson
"Middle Class Crunch"
MSN Money

Television Breaking News
Steve Kroft, Jennifer MacDonald and L. Franklin Devine
"Economic Crisis: House of Cards"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Television Enterprise
Scott Pelley, Solly Granatstein and Nicole Young
"The Wasteland"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Business Book
Charles R. Morris
"Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash"
PublicAffairs

Lifetime Achievement Award
Bill Emmott
The Economist

Minard Editor Award
Lawrence Ingrassia
The New York Times

2010
Large Newspapers
Michael Moss and Andrew Martin
"Food Safety"
The New York Times

Medium & Small Newspapers
Michael Sallah, Rob Barry and Lucy Komisar
"Keys to the Kingdom: How State Regulators Enabled a $7 Billion Ponzi Scheme"
The Miami Herald

Magazines
James Bandler, Nicholas Varchaver and Doris Burke
"How Bernie Did It"
Fortune Magazine

Commentary
Joseph E. Stiglitz
"Capitalist Fools and Wall Street's Toxic Message"
Vanity Fair

Breaking News
Christine Tierney, David Shepardson and Gordon Trowbridge
"GM, Chrysler Nudges Toward Bankruptcy"
The Detroit News

Beat Writing
Ralph Vartabedian and Ken Bensinger
"The Toyota Recall"
Los Angeles Times

News Services
Greg Gordon, Kevin G. Hall and Chris Adams
"Goldman, Moody's and the Collapse of the American Economy"
McClatchy Newspapers

Feature Writing
Michael Lewis
"Wall Street on the Tundra"
Vanity Fair

Online Commentary and Blogging
David Pogue
"Pogue's Posts"
The New York Times

Personal Finance
Matthew Hathaway, Elizabethe Holland and Jim Gallagher
"From Prison to the Pinnacle"
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Television Breaking News
Scott Cohn, Mary Thompson, Courtney Ford, Wally Griffith and Molly Mazilu
"The Madoff Scandal"
CNBC

Television Enterprise
David Faber, Mitch Weitzner, James Jacoby, Jill Landes, Patrick Ahearn, JamesSegelstein and Lisa Orlando
"House of Cards"
CNBC

Honorable Mention - Television Enterprise
Marlena Telvick, Lowell Bergman, Oriana Zill de Granados and Daniel Hirst
"Black Money"
PBS Frontline

Business Book
Andrew Ross Sorkin
"Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System - and Themselves"
Penguin Group (USA) - Viking

Lifetime Achievement Award
Walt Bogdanich
The New York Times

Minard Editor Award
Alix Freedman
The Wall Street Journal

2011
Large Newspapers
Ben Casselman,Russell Gold,Douglas A. Blackmon,Vanessa O'Connell,Alexandra BerzonandAna Campoy
"Deep Trouble"
The Wall Street Journal

Medium & Small Newspapers
Chris Serres and Glenn Howatt
"Hounded - Debtors and the New Breed of Collectors"
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Medium & Small Newspapers
Michael J. Berens
"Seniors for Sale"
The Seattle Times

Magazines
Amanda Bennett and Charles R. Babcock
"End-of-Life Warning at $618,616 Makes Me Wonder Was It Worth It"
Bloomberg Businessweek

Commentary
Paul Krugman
"Paul Krugman Columns"
The New York Times

Breaking News
Tom Lauricella, Peter A. McKay, Scott Patterson, Jenny Strasburg, Robin Sidel, Carolyn Cui and Mary Pilon
"Flash Crash"
The Wall Street Journal

Beat Reporting
Daniel Golden, John Hechinger and John Lauerman
"Education Inc."
Bloomberg News

News Services
David Evans
"Profiting from Fallen Soldiers"
Bloomberg News

Explanatory
David Nicklaus and Tim Logan
"Edifice Complex"
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Online Enterprise
Julia Angwin, Emily Steel, Scott Thurm, Christina Tsuei, Paul Antonson, Jill Kirschenbaum, Jovi Juan, Andrew Garcia Phillips, Sarah Slobin, Susan McGregor, Tom McGinty and Jennifer Valentino-DeVries
"What They Know"
The Wall Street Journal

Blogging
Kara Swisher
"Liveblogging Yahoo Earnings Calls in 2010 (They're Funny!)"
All Things Digital

Personal Finance
Ron Lieber
"Student Debt"
The New York Times

Television Enterprise
Mitch Weitzner, Scott Cohn, Jeff Pohlman, Emily Bodenberg, Steven Banton and Gary Vandenbergh
"Remington Under Fire: A CNBC Investigation"
CNBC

Business Book
Sebastian Mallaby
"More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite"
The Penguin Press

Lifetime Achievement Award
Steven Pearlstein
The Washington Post

Minard Editor Award
Hank Gilman
Fortune

2012
Large Newspapers
Ken Bensinger
"Wheels of Fortune"
Los Angeles Times

Medium & Small Newspapers
Raquel Rutledge, Rick Barrett, John Diedrich, Ben Poston and Mike De Sisti
"Shattered Trust"
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Medium & Small Newspapers
Spencer Soper and Scott Kraus
"Inside Amazon's Warehouse"
The Morning Call

Magazines
Peter Elkind, Jennifer Reingold and Doris Burke
"Inside Pfizer's Palace Coup"
Fortune

Commentary
Zanny Minton Beddoes, Edward Carr, John Peet, Patrick Foulis and John O'Sullivan
"Euro Zone"
The Economist

Breaking News
Brent Snavely, Greg Gardner and Chrissie Thompson
"GM-UAW Contract Negotiations"
Detroit Free Press

Beat Reporting
John Fauber
"Side Effects "
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

News Services
Brian Grow, Kelly Carr, Laurence Fletcher, Nanette Byrnes, Matthew Bigg, Joshua Schneyer, Cynthia Johnston and Sara Ledwith
"Shell Games"
Reuters

Explanatory
Scott Pelley, Robert G. Anderson, Daniel Ruetenik, Robert J. Shattuck and Nicole Young
"The Next Housing Shock"
CBS News 60 Minutes

Online Enterprise
Mark Maremont, Tom McGinty, Jon Keegan, Palani Kumanan, Sarah Slobin and Neil King Jr.
"Jet Tracker"
The Wall Street Journal

Blogging
Felix Salmon
"Felix Salmon's Blog"
Reuters

Personal Finance
Penelope Wang, Kim Clark and Lisa Gibbs
"Protecting Your Parents Series"
Money

Broadcast Enterprise
Laura Sydell and Alex Blumberg
"When Patents Attack"
NPR and This American Life

Business Book
Walter Isaacson
"Steve Jobs"
Simon & Schuster

Honorable Mention - Business Books
Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo
"Poor Economics"
PublicAffairs

Lifetime Achievement Award
Gerald F. Seib
The Wall Street Journal/Dow Jones Newswires

Minard Editor Award
Winnie O'Kelley
The New York Times