Ameera David is the host of Boom Bust, RT America’s flagship financial news program. Broadcasting out of Washington D.C., Ameera provides a daily rundown of the leading global financial news stories of the day. In doing so, she’s joined by economists and subject matter experts who provide, often alternative analysis, to defining news events such as the Greek debt crisis and the Chinese currency devaluation. Ameera began her career in journalism working at NBC News, as a desk assistant for the Washington D.C. bureau, where she facilitated news gathering operations on the network's assignment desk. While there, she also wrote, shot, and edited stories, both for air on NBC’s local affiliates and for the web. Ameera came to Washington D.C. from New York City, where she attended Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. Prior to that, she studied Political Science and Spanish at the University of Michigan- Ann Arbor.