In Depth: Economy

1 Dec 2016

Ukrainians Find Economic Refuge in Poland—For Now

Poland's higher wages have attracted 400,000 temporary workers from Ukraine who have replaced Poles who left for the UK. But this migrant harmony might sing a different tune after Brexit.
16 Aug 2016

EDITORIAL: Egypt’s Failing Economy Is Sisi’s Legacy

Bloomberg. United States. 11:18 AM EDT
10 Aug 2016
9 Aug 2016

35 Traders Kidnapped in Afghanistan in Past Month

Pajhwok Afghan News. 02:16 PM EDT
2 Aug 2016
1 Aug 2016

Singapore Launches Anti-Money Laundering Unit

Bangkok Post. Thailand. 02:29 PM EDT

UK Economy Wilting Fast after Brexit Vote

Irish Times. 10:59 AM EDT
6 Jul 2016

Southeast Asian Perspectives on US-China Competition

Lowy Institute. Australia. 01:57 PM EDT
1 Jul 2016

Obama Signs Law to Restructure Puerto Rico’s Debt

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 11:19 AM EDT
29 Jun 2016

Head of Visiting OECD Delegation: Eager to Help Argentina

Buenos Aires Herald. Argentina. 11:02 AM EDT
27 Jun 2016

War and Energy in Ukraine

The ongoing war in Ukraine has deeply impacted the energy sector, which has been inefficiently managed by oligarchs and is now also stunted by dealing with secessionist territories.
24 Jun 2016

Brexit: Possible Economic Scenarios

Institute for Economic Research. Germany. 02:46 PM EDT

Cash-Strapped Zimbabwe Rejects Single Currency Regime

Africa News. The Republic of the Congo. 11:36 AM EDT
22 Jun 2016
17 Jun 2016
8 Jun 2016

Geostrategic Risk: Be Prepared

Netherlands Institute of International Relations. Netherlands. 03:08 PM EDT

Vietnam Seeks More World Bank Funds

Vietnam News 02:34 PM EDT
6 Jun 2016
24 May 2016

Venezuela Collapses, Colombia Rises

As if the two countries had swapped places, Colombia is far from the no-go zone it once was, while Venezuela now verges on “failed state” status after years of doomed socialist policies.
9 May 2016

South Korea Looking for Business in Cuba Post-embargo

The Korea Times. South Korea. 04:30 PM EDT
25 Feb 2016
24 Feb 2016

South Africa's Finance Minister Has Big Plans for 2016 Budget

Mail & Guardian. South Africa. 11:44 AM EST
19 Jan 2016

OPINION. African Economy at Crossroads

Hari Prasad Shrestha. Eurasia Review. Spain. 02:43 PM EST
1 Oct 2015

China Imposes New Capital Controls

Why should the rest of the world care how much money users of Chinese credit cards can withdraw abroad? The new rules, designed to slow capital flight, could spark a global panic.
25 Jun 2015

Fiasco for China’s Allies in Hong Kong

Beijing suffered a setback in Hong Kong last week, and Chinese officials, by ruling the city more tightly, are about to make matters worse for the people of Hong Kong—and for themselves.
23 Jun 2015
18 Jun 2015
9 Jun 2015

Tiananmen’s Legacy

Beijing has obvious political reasons for repressing memories of the Tiananmen crackdowns. Another less obvious reason might be that those events led to widespread official corruption.
5 Jun 2015

South African Parliament Approves Raise for President Zuma

Mail&Guardian. South Africa. 10:43 AM EDT

OPINION. Why Africa Isn’t Working

Larry Madowo. African Review. Kenya. 10:40 AM EDT
29 Apr 2015

Japan PM Abe’s Visit to Washington—and California

Prime Minister Abe capped off his Washington visit with a historic address to Congress today, but his four-day visit to the West Coast could be equally critical to his agenda to rebrand Japan.
8 Apr 2015
23 Mar 2015
12 Mar 2015
4 Mar 2015

Greece Looking for Fresh Money as Deadlines Loom

EUobserver. Belgium. 09:59 AM EST
2 Mar 2015
27 Feb 2015

Russian Finance Ministry Gives Gloomy 2015 Forecast

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 12:00 PM EST