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What tapering in the U.S. has to do with Turkey and South Africa

Jan 29, 2014
Why our recovery is throwing emerging economies into a tizzy
Posted In: taper, Federal Reserve, emerging markets
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How the world heard the State of the Union address

Jan 29, 2014
President Obama focused mostly on domestic issues during his speech last night. How did it go over in Europe?
Posted In: State of the Union, Barack Obama
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Whither Europe on emissions?

Jan 28, 2014
Europe has been in the forefront of limiting carbon emissions. Do new European Union rules represent backsliding?
Posted In: sustainability, carbon footprint, European Union
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Does the government like what you're up to on Facebook?

Jan 28, 2014
The NSA and its British counterpart are sucking up data from some mobile apps.
Posted In: NSA leaks
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Getting 40 percent of the world's economy on the same page

Jan 28, 2014
The Trans-Pacific Partnership would include 12 countries and 40 percent of the world's economy.
Posted In: SOTU, TPP, NAFTA, trade
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Unrest overseas ripples into U.S. economy

Jan 27, 2014
The currency markets overseas economies took a tumble on Friday. Here's why the United States should keep an eye out -- but not worry too much.
Posted In: currency
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The economics behind Ukraine's unrest

Jan 27, 2014
Ukraine's trade relationship with Russia is at the root of the mass protests there.
Posted In: ukraine
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Emerging markets spook investors

Jan 27, 2014
Emerging markets are starting off 2014 in the worst place they've been in 5 years.
Posted In: emerging markets, Argentina, China
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Tunisia's economy still recovering, 3 years after Arab Spring

Jan 27, 2014
A new constitution should provide more stability, reassuring investors and tourists.
Posted In: Tunisia, Arab Spring
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'A slow motion trainwreck': Argentina's currency woes

Jan 24, 2014
It's not really a shock that Argentina is in such a perilous state. What's surprising is it too this long for things to go wrong.
Posted In: Argentina, inflation

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