Featured

View more

Jordan: The Sky Is the Limit

The hub for flag carrier Royal Jordanian

Hans Peter Lankes, IFC: IFC’s Development Impact, One Market at a Time

Having worked in the international financial institutions

G20: Challenges in Shaping an Interconnected World

Expertly ducking a potentially traumatic Trump (hand)shake

Robert J Shiller: Understanding Today’s Stagnation

Ever since the Great Recession of 2007-2009, the world’s major central banks have kept short-term interest rates at near-zero levels.

Emmanuel Macron: Perfect Timing

The fate of the European Union may well rest on his shoulders. Front-runner in the French election campaign, Emmanuel Macron

Joseph S Nye: Xi Jinping’s Marco Polo Strategy

Last month, Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over a heavily orchestrated Belt and Road forum in Beijing. The two-day event

Angela Merkel: Leader of the Free World

Playing nice gets results. Just ask Angela Merkel who became the undisputed leader of the free world after the US

Nouriel Roubini: The Global Recovery’s Downside Risks

For the past two years, the global economy has been growing, but it has swung between periods of rapid expansion

IFC: Energy Storage Can Open Doors to Clean Energy Solutions in Emerging Markets

For more than a hundred years, electrical grids have been built with the assumption that electricity has to be generated,

Robert J Shiller: Robotization Without Taxation?

The idea of a tax on robots was raised last May in a draft report to the European Parliament prepared

Paul Krugman: The Last of the Keynesians

He doesn’t hold out high hopes for the Trump presidency: in fact, calamity is on the horizon. Barely a month

Ernst & Young: Argentina – New Government Measures to Improve and Strengthen Employment

Argentine payroll costs are the highest in Latin America, standing at a maximum of 40%. Social security and health care

Yasser Al-Saleh: The Secret of Dubai’s Success

As governments across the Middle East try to wean themselves off natural resources and build diversified, resilient economies, they should

DeVere Group: Decisive Move Into Private and Investment Banking

One of the world’s largest financial consultancy services providers has moved into banking. Late last year, deVere Group acquired the

Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: A Short-Term Look at Long-Term Growth – The Expert Outlook on 2017

Given the rapidly changing state of our global economic and political picture, it can be daunting to integrate sustainability strategies