world economy

A man walks past shuttered stores in Hong Kong last month. China’s economy grew in the third quarter at its slowest pace in five years.

Europe v China: Whose economic woes pain America more?

Oct 21, 2014
China's growth is declining. Europe is struggling. Which pains the U.S. most?
Posted In: Europe, China, Chinese economy, world economy

The numbers for October 13, 2014

Oct 13, 2014
Snapchat, Ebola and more numbers we're watching and reading today.
Posted In: Snapchat, world economy, Oscar Pistorius, Ebola
American consumers

Do consumers have to shop to save the economy?

Aug 15, 2014
Kai discusses the week that was.
Posted In: world economy, consumer behavior

Departing World Bank president looks back

Apr 12, 2012
After five years, Robert Zoellick is about to step down as the president of the World Bank. He discusses the changing role of the organization in today's global economy.
Posted In: World Bank, world economy, global economy

VIDEO: A history of wealth and lifespan visualized

Jan 26, 2011
Special thanks to LA comedian and Office star Rainn Wilson for pointing us to this amazing video explainer from the BBC via his hilarious Twitt...
Posted In: explainer, history, visualization, world economy