WANNISKI, Jude. American, b. 1936. Genres: Economics, Politics/ Government, Essays. Career: Las Vegas Review Journal, Las Vegas, NV, political columnist, 1961-65; National Observer, Washington, DC, Washington columnist, 1965-72; Wall Street Journal, New York City, associate editor, 1972-78; Polyconomics, Inc. (economic consulting firm), Parsippany, NJ, president, 1978-. Publications: The Way the World Works, 1978, rev. ed., 1989; (ed.) The 1987 Media Guide (rev. annually) 1987-92; Last Race of the 20th Century, 1999. Address: Polyconomics, Inc, 900 Lanidex Plaza Ste 900, Parsippany, NJ 07054, U.S.A.