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.
Turkey has undeniable economic potential, but there is still a lot of work to do.
The dispute over islands in the East China Sea is stirring up nationalist passions in the region. That doesn't bode well for the future of democracy.
U.S. companies are banking their future success on tapping into the enormous Chinese market. They're in for a nasty surprise.
China is rising -- fast and furious. So why can't the rest of Asia get its act together?
It's not true that Mitt Romney's veep choice is a complete neophyte on foreign policy. But his major foray abroad does not inspire confidence.
The world's cities will experience massive growth over the next decade. But are they ready to handle it?
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.
The U.S. opened the door to nuclear trade with India -- and got nothing.
How new technology is driving a U.S. industrial comeback.
It wouldn’t actually be that hard to restore Mexico’s economic fortunes -- if the new president is willing to show some backbone.
So far, Washington's pivot to Asia has included a lot of work on security and trade. Democracy, not so much.
This week the world is celebrating Aung San Suu Kyi’s achievements as a pro-democracy activist. Now the question is: Can she finish the job?
President Aquino's anti-corruption program is just what the Philippines economy needs.
Sub-Saharan Africa is starting to shed its reputation as an economic laggard. The West should pay attention.