Nicaragua’s president is the latest Latin American populist to flirt with the market. But his political risks are high.
Why walkable communities, sustainable economics, and multilateral diplomacy are the future of American power.
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.
Nearly all the world's diamonds -- legal or not -- pass through this one Indian city.
From the U.S. deficit to Mideast turmoil, the issues that could have the biggest impact on the global economy in the coming year.
As sanctions bite, some of Iran's leaders are signaling a willingness to come back to the negotiating table.
The results of Sunday's contest could rock the global economy and destabilize Asia. Maybe the world should pay attention?
The most important showdown between China and the United States isn't happening in the Pacific. It's happening at the SEC.
The strange list of Indian products you can't import in Pakistan.
How the Communist Party is fiddling while Vietnam burns.
When it comes to developing an industrial policy that can revive the U.S. economy, the president may have a leg up on his Republican challenger.
Man does not live by GDP alone. An introduction to the Legatum Institute's latest Prosperity Index.
The showdown between China and the United States over telecommunications technology is about much more than just security.
The State Department is hard at work integrating economics into U.S. foreign policy.
Some say the sanctions against Tehran are working. But wasn't the Iranian economy already a basket case?
If we're ever going to get out of this slump, what will it take? We asked more than 60 leading economists to tell us.
Together, their GDP now nearly equals the United States. But are they really the future of the global economy?
Want to understand America's place in the world? Write economics back into the plan.
The rise of China and India has long since become a cliche. In fact, neither country has done all that well since the crash of 2008 -- but these emerging powerhouses have cleaned up.
China and Japan's island spat is much more than a battle over a bunch of uninhabited rocks. And it won't be ending anytime soon.
A South Korean video is making waves on the Web. But the West is actually late to the party.
Why this amazing archipelago is on track to be the world's seventh largest economy.