A recent study suggests that divesting in fossil fuels not only allows investors to address their climate change concerns, it also reduces financial risks and increases financial returns.
Human rights abuses might be embedded in the business model that has evolved for social media companies in their second decade.
Across countries, we find that FDI inflows driven by new projects in new industries increased by 58% in the two years following a giant discovery
While the tariffs are unlikely to stem Chinese intellectual property theft or reverse the steep trade deficit, they are certain to hurt American companies and consumers.
Innovation in small-scale solar systems and mobile money systems is giving people in sub-Saharan Africa access to electricity at a lower cost than diesel or kerosene.
As the governor of China's central bank oversees the stability of the world’s second largest economy, this leadership change is one the global economy is watching closely.
With all eyes on China's intentions in the Arctic, Singapore is flying under the radar. But the tiny Asian nation is also pursuing its own interests in the Arctic.
By the end of this century the world's population will have increased by half, creating a housing problem that needs to be solved now.
South Africa's new administration, under the leadership of Cyril Ramaphosa, can make some quick wins by focusing on fixing a few key areas.
Politicians assume that voters cannot face the financial truth. To democracy experts this is just wrong. Involving voters results in better budgets as shows history from ancient Greece.
Venezuela's Petro cryptocurrency is a clever way to raise money by getting around international sanctions against the country.
Refugee policy may well be a humanitarian issue. But it is also a development issue.
Māori business is booming thanks to entrepreneurs with a strong sense of cultural identity and a willingness to take risks.
Large companies have a big role to play in ensuring women’s rights are protected in industries such as horticulture.
Bitcoin is being compared to tulips, but I researched tulip mania for years and found no evidence of mass bankruptcies or economic meltdown.
The governor of South Africa's Reserve Bank has been appointed to chair an important IMF committee. Countries in sub-Saharan Africa stand to benefit.