Bob Michaelson, 2/14/14 What’s your favorite large city in Asia for vacation and/or biz? I’ve been fortunate and blessed to have visited: Harbin (worked there for two years), Beijing, Shanghai,… Read more →
That cannot be their intent: if everyone everywhere is already religious, then it would be astonishing for Reed and Taleb, for example, to exhort economists to incorporate religious thought.
Justin Wolfers: Since North Carolina effectively eliminated unemployment benefits last year for people unemployed 20 weeks or more, the state has become a symbol in the partisan wars over economic policy.
Israel’s leaders said they were escalating the military campaign in Gaza and told the country to prepare for a prolonged operation, defying international demands for an immediate cease-fire.
A Chinese government anticorruption investigation is stretching into Canada, with a shake-up at state-run China National Petroleum’s Canadian operations and a billion-dollar oil-sands project left in limbo.
China's economy will be hard pressed to sustain a 7.5 percent growth level reached in the second quarter for the rest of the year, mainly due to faltering.
Houses were looted and burned in Gujranwala, in Punjab province, after a man was accused of posting a blasphemous image on Facebook.
Renewed fighting near the crash site of Flight 17 forced Dutch and Australian investigators to cancel plans to visit the wreckage-strewn area Sunday, further delaying efforts to collect evidence and recover remaining bodies.
After decades focusing on less-developed nations, big oil companies are piling back into wealthy countries with political stability that provides more-predictable cash flow.
After six days of exhaustive meetings and stops in Cairo, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Ramallah and Paris, Secretary of State John Kerry came home Sunday with only a few fitful hours of peace in Gaza that proved fleeting.
NDRC: Chinese economy is expected to improve further in the second half of 2014 28 July 2014.