Are Americans ready for a new media model? A new survey indicates that, surprisingly, those who are more willing to pay for news include women and the young.
Trump has started a trade war with China and much of the world. Here's what you need to know.
The president says immigration is bad for the US economy. Economists disagree.
Trump has often talked about leaving the World Trade Organization. An economist explains what it is and what would happen if the president had his way.
Central Asia is at the centre of two new initiatives by China and Russia that run against a longstanding economic vision of the US.
An economist explores data on injuries, which states ban fireworks and other interesting stats on what President John Adams referred to as 'illuminations.'
In the US, smiling is a reflexive gesture of goodwill, but Russians view it as a sign of stupidity. Social psychology research could help explain this cultural contrast.
The UN human rights council can certainly be improved, but the worst way to do that is by walking away.
The largest cities in Australia and the US are both the richest and the most likely to push out low-income earners. Having cities of all sizes will increase people's choices of where to live and work.
Looking at the agreement, it appears that Kim Jong-un has outmanoeuvred Donald Trump.
China has taken an incremental approach to cementing its control over the disputed waters, making the US and its allies powerless to stop it.
Anxiety about China's rise is unlikely to abate any time soon – Australia needs to remain calm and realise the region is changing rapidly.
US diplomats in Cuba and China have shown symptoms of brain injuries.
We modelled a number of scenarios showing all increases in US or Chinese trade protection would cause international trade, and the global economy more generally, to shrink.
The logic behind U.S. president Donald Trump's proposal that Canada and other countries have been “free-riding” off high prices in the United States is bizarre at best.
The Iran nuclear deal will struggle to survive the damage done when Trump pulled the US out on May 8. So will US-Europe relations.
President Donald Trump's move to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal has been met with dismay by the Europeans. But could his high-stakes gambit actually work in getting a better deal?
Could the 1942 Battle of the Coral Sea between American and Japanese aircraft carriers have turned out differently?
There was much that was agreed to at the Korean summit - but still a lot yet to be worked out. The will now shift to the hotly-anticipated meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
France's answer to #MeToo was #BalanceTonPorc -- "denounce your pig". An analysis of the idioms linking to sex and pigs provides some insights into why the hashtag hit home.