Ranked: Which Economies Are the Most Competitive?

Ranked: Which Economies Are the Most Competitive? What makes a country successful from an economic perspective? Many think of this in terms of GDP per capita—but in a rapidly changing...

Which Companies Are Responsible For the Most Carbon Emissions?

20 Companies Responsible For the Most Carbon Emissions? Since 1965, it’s estimated over 1.35 million metric tons (MtCO₂e) of greenhouse gases have been released into the atmosphere—and over a third can be...

Why It’s Time for Banks to Make Bold Late-Cycle Moves

Profits in banking have been steadily on the rise since the financial crisis. Just last year, the global banking industry cashed in an impressive $1.36 trillion in after-tax profits ⁠—...

[Exclusive] No Transparency No Interest

Even though it is October, the Swamp is steaming. Politics over everything in the House. Aligned Media is the House. The voting majority of democrats, independents, and republicans have had enough of...

Is The Slowdown In US Manufacturing Stabilizing?

It’s been obvious for some time that the US manufacturing sector has been stumbling, which has been a factor in the general deceleration in US economic output this year....

Why The Stock Market Hasn’t Crashed Yet Because Of China’s Slowing...

Traders continue to surprisingly laugh in the face of China’s economic slowdown, which is in large part being fueled by the trade war with the U.S. And as long as...

Mapped: The World’s Top 10 Cities in 2035

If you’ve ever flown cross-country in a window seat, chances are, the bright lights at night have caught your eye. From above, the world tells its own story—as concentrated...

Visualized: The Esports Journey to Mainstream

View a high-resolution version of this graphic here. From agrarian economy to global superpower in half a century—China’s transformation has been an economic success story unlike any other. Today, China is...

The Future of Nanotechnology in Medicine

Pharmaceuticals have come a long way since the apothecary days of prescribing cocaine drops for toothaches, or dispensing tapeworm diet pills. Today, medical breakthroughs like antibiotics and vaccines save millions...

The People’s Republic of China: 70 Years of Economic History

View a high-resolution version of this graphic here. From agrarian economy to global superpower in half a century—China’s transformation has been an economic success story unlike any other. Today, China is...

US Q3 GDP Growth Expected To Match Q2’s Modest Gain

This month’s upcoming estimate of third-quarter economic growth for the US is on track to stabilize at a modest pace, matching the gain in Q2, based on the median...

Markets Face Major Paradigm Shifts As Recession Approaches

Major paradigm shifts are occurring in the global economy, as I describe in a new analysis for ICIS Chemical Business Over the past 25 years, the budget process has tended to assume...