James Grant is the editor and founder of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, a twice-monthly journal on the financial markets. Grant founded Grant’s Interest Rate Observer in 1983. Prior to that Grant started writing for Barron’s in 1975. Grant originated a weekly column devoted to interest rates called “Current Yield”. Grant has appeared on many major financial news networks. His journalism has appeared in a variety of periodicals, including the Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal and Foreign Affairs, and he contributed an essay to the Sixth Edition of Graham and Dodd’s Security Analysis. In 2013 Grant was inducted into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame.