world economies

A man removes Euro currency bills from a wallet in Berlin, Germany.

Greeks talk reparations while Germans talk euro debt

Apr 7, 2015
Greece says Germany owes it about $300 billion in reparations for World War II.
Posted In: Greece, Germany, Greek debt, world economies, World War II, war reparations
A woman in a car flashes the 'V for Victory' sign and waves an Iranian flag as people celebrate on Valiasr street in northern Tehran on April 2, 2015, after the announcement of an agreement on Iran nuclear talks.

Iran has big economic potential ... eventually

Apr 6, 2015
Before it can grow, the country's post-sanction economy must modernize.
Posted In: Iran, nuclear, Iran sanctions, world economies, sanctions, middle east
Digital screen displays China's stock market prices.

Paths to prosperity from around the world

Mar 20, 2015
The reporters who traveled the world for "Six Routes" tell their stories.
Posted In: economic mobility, Nigeria, New Delhi, China. Germany, Economy, world economies

U.S. falls in competitive stakes

Sep 7, 2011
America is now the fifth competitive economy in the world. The World Economic Forum dropped the U.S. one place in its rankings, putting America...
Posted In: lists, world economies

Global climate change contributes to shrinking food supply

Mar 3, 2011
A United Nations food agency said today that global food prices reached record highs in February, and warned that rising oil prices could prompt...
Posted In: Agriculture, Food, food prices, United Nations, World Bank, world economies

Head to Kazakhstan, entrepreneurs

Nov 4, 2010
This final note today, following up on our story about the Human Development Index and how the U.S. is slipping. The World Bank came out with its...
Posted In: business, Kazakhstan, World Bank, world economies