The UCLA School of Management has named three ProPublica investigations as finalists in its 2015 Gerald Loeb Awards, one of the most prestigious honors in business journalism.
The following projects were chosen from more than 480 entries submitted by local, regional and national news outlets:
- Jesse Eisinger’s bi-weekly column, The Trade, has been nominated as a finalist in commentary.
- ProPublica and PBS Frontline’s multimedia collaboration, Firestone and the Warlord, is a finalist for international coverage.
- ProPublica and NPR’s series on wage garnishment is a finalist in the video/audio category.
You can see the full list of finalists here. Winners in the 11 competition categories will be announced during the awards banquet in June.