Trump Hired Robert Lighthizer to Win a Trade War. He Lost.
The Trump administration’s obsession with trade threats, tariffs, and bullying both allies and rivals into submission was based on an ambitious theory. It turned out to be a fallacy.
The Paris Accord Won’t Stop Global Warming on Its Own
The world needs a new alliance of green economic powers to create a low-carbon economic zone.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wants to Make Ex-Im Bank Great Again
But Trump’s pick to run the bank wants it killed dead.
Don’t Abdicate America’s Leadership Role at the IMF
Unfortunately, that’s exactly what the Trump administration seems to be doing.
Saudi Arabia Begins to Imagine Life Without Oil
Saudi Arabia appears to be making plans for life beyond oil.
Zambia’s Plan to Revamp Its Flailing Economy? Divine Intervention.
Zambia's president organized a day of prayer to cure the country's flailing economy.
Paul Krugman’s Unpleasant Peasant Arithmetic
China’s economy is not as scary as the Nobel prizewinner thinks.
To Beat China, Be China
For years, economists have argued that the Indian economy should grow faster than China’s. Is it finally on track to do so?
China’s New Subnormal
Beijing has made its peace with a gentler pace of economic expansion. But not this gentle.