In the midst of the sell-off in emerging market currencies comes evidence of the first weekly outflow of money from emerging market local currency bond funds since the global risk-on rally started in early January.
THIS is not a good time to be foreign. Anti-immigrant parties are gaining ground in Europe. Britain has been fretting this week over lapses in its border controls although Immigrants are stimulating the gloabl economy
The presidents of two of Latin America’s fastest growing economies are pressing the flesh in Asia this week, emphasising once again the gathering pace and importance of “south-south” trade amid gloom in the United States and Europe.
There’s nothing Brazil’s finance minister loves more than a face-off between the ‘developed’ and ‘developing’ world. But Guido Mantega, the man who brought you the currency war, has kept relatively quiet on the question of the World Bank’s...
It's becoming ever clearer that entrepreneurship is the answer to the vexing economic questions facing Africa today: job creation, capital formation, skills acquisition, taxation-based self-sufficiency, quality of governance-demand, and of course...
Are multinationals getting the best leadership and professional talent when they recruit in Brazil and other emerging markets? In one sense, yes: These companies can generally hire the most-expensive, best-educated graduates in these countries.
TED Talks Economist Yasheng Huang compares China to India, and asks how China's authoritarian rule contributed to its astonishing economic growth -- leading to a big question: Is democracy actually holding India back?
For the past few decades, emerging technologies such as biotechnology, microelectronics, information technology and communications technologies have become central to the socioeconomic development of nations.