The US and China have an interdependent economic relationship. If this unravels it will have global ramifications.
The latest data is not promising – central banks must react accordingly.
Trade wars are symptoms of underlying economic problems rather than their cause.
The US has raised its tariffs on Chinese imports, bring the two nations to the brink of a trade war.
Despite increasing globalization, foreign language programs in US colleges have become less common. A foreign language expert says America needs to step up its efforts to turn things around.
There is a plethora of highly troubling issues facing the global economy that are caused, in part, by globalisation.
The clock is ticking before the US ramps up tariffs on Chinese imports.
As fears of a US-China trade war grow, the eurozone is starting to look like a rock.
A look at key data shows that the world is much better off today than ever before in history.
Paul Romer and William Nordhaus both developed the field of economic growth.
Apple became the world's 'biggest' company because of its sky-high valuation. But in the past, the largest companies were known for more meaningful metrics such as revenue and number of employes.
International trade policy requires three traits to be successful and lead to mutual prosperity. Trump's is missing all three, as he showed at the G-7 summit.
The return of the US to the top is driven by its strength in economic performance and infrastructure. But it's mixed results for president Trump.
London is a global financial centre that relies on money coming in from overseas. When the EU goes, what is left?
To really show its pro-trade colours, Australia's government should stop flirting with Trump's new anti-trade wave.
Much of American power is built on its position at the heart of the international trade and finance system.
The 20 largest OECD countries alone have a US$78 trillion shortfall in their pensions obligations.
Companies are flush with cash and profits and soon will have even more once the tax cut takes effect. So they can afford to be good again.
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.
From an Australian perspective, shifting power in the Indo-Pacific will be of primary importance in 2018 and beyond.