Britain embraced austerity instead of following the advice of its own economic giants. What was David Cameron thinking?
How the Communist Party is fiddling while Vietnam burns.
Why corruption is set to become one of the defining political issues of the 21st century.
Man does not live by GDP alone. An introduction to the Legatum Institute's latest Prosperity Index.
The depreciation of the rial is unlikely to change Iran's foreign-policy calculations.
The Obama administration set out to reform the international financial system, but now finds itself on the defensive. What went wrong?
German Chancellor Angela Merkel received an angry welcome in Greece as popular anger over austerity measures continues to grow.
Why yesterday's plan for the economy won't work for tomorrow.
He may not be perfect, but there's never been a better time to be in the prophet of doom business.
There's no one-size-fits-all approach to transition economies. But slow and steady often wins the race.
Turkey has undeniable economic potential, but there is still a lot of work to do.
Why no one should be surprised that the emerging economic superpower is getting cut back down to size.
Welcome back from summer holiday, Europeans! Get ready for 30 days that will determine the fate of your continent.
U.S. companies are banking their future success on tapping into the enormous Chinese market. They're in for a nasty surprise.
It’s easy -- if you try hard enough and have the right friends! Here’s a handy how-to guide to making moolah from the mullahs.
Academic economists usually air their new ideas first in working papers. Here, before the work gets dusty, a quick look at transition policy research in progress.
Can Egypt's economy deliver on the revolutionary promise of a better future for all?
Markets are crashing. The euro is hurting. Here's why the continent's financial crisis is even messier than it appears, and how the blowback could hit the United States in the face.