Merry Sun joined Portfolio in 2015. She publishes brilliant thinkers who are on a mission to share their ideas with smart, hungry readers. Topics in economics, social psychology, finance, technology, and the food business by academics and journalists interest her most. She also acquires practical non-fiction by smart and singular voices with a bold message. Her bestselling, award-winning authors include Wall Street Journal reporter Gregory Zuckerman, Harvard Business School professor Laura Huang, DEI leader Y-Vonne Hutchinson, serial entrepreneur and advocate Kathryn Finney, Eleven Madison Park cofounder and restauranteur Will Guidara, MacArthur Genius and MIT economist Amy Finkelstein, and Stanford economist Liran Einav.