The past weeks have seen a surprising meeting of minds between chairman of the US Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke, the Bank of England, the Olympic-rowing and Zuckerberg-bothering Winklevoss twins, and the US Department of Homeland Security.
Mirroring Cleveland, not Mountain View, Calif., may be a more realistic way for developing economies to encourage entrepreneurship.
India has overtaken China as the most attractive investment destination, according to Ernst & Young (EY), with the sharp depreciation in the rupee and opening up of new sectors to foreign players boosting the South Asian nation's allure.
While domestic violence is a serious human rights violation that impacts millions of women worldwide, it also has substantial economic consequences, new research from the World Bank Group (WBG) shows.
Central banks on both sides of the Atlantic are once again being forced to think the unthinkable.
The euro zone's largest economy Germany might be powering ahead in terms of growth but the euro zone as a whole is heading towards a "catastrophe," one economist warned on Friday.
George Osborne has received a boost as he puts the finishing touches to his autumn statement, as official figures showed stronger tax receipts from the gathering pace of the economic recovery are helping to boost the public finances.
"Bitcoin is a fraction of what it could become in terms of a global asset class," Bobby Lee, co-founder and CEO of BTC China, says.
The Bank of Japan on Thursday kept its monetary policy unchanged and repeated its view that the economy is in recovery-mode.
The phrase “currency war” speaks to a seemingly phoney battle between the world’s major trading powers over the price of exports.
The risk of the global economy being battered by a “perfect storm” in 2016 has been highlighted by the World Bank in a flagship report that warns that a synchronised slowdown in the biggest emerging markets could be intensified by a fresh bout of financial turmoil.
The US economy slowed in December, according to a survey of businesses published today.