Kevin Allison is a Chicago-based journalist and commentator focused on the intersection of business, science and markets. Since 2011, he has covered topics ranging from climate change to corporate takeovers for Breakingviews, Reuters' financial commentary service. Prior to Reuters, he wrote for the Financial Times from London, New York, and San Francisco. He also worked at an investment bank. Kevin's work has appeared in The New York Times' DealBook, the International Herald Tribune, and Slate. He holds degrees from Harvard University and the University of Missouri, and was a Fulbright Scholar in Vienna, Austria. Kevin plans to spend August 2015 at SFI.