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Brazil, Indonesia, Madagascar and Colombia are the most likely places to find new types of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, according to a Yale University study.
A new IMF paper shows the financial support needed for low-income countries in their recovery from the pandemic, with billions needed now and in the future.
The International Monetary Fund's latest World Economic Outlook forecasts global growth of 6% this year - an upgrade on January's figure.
The Suez Canal runs for 190km connecting Asia and Europe, making it one of the most significant waterways for global trade.
The OECD predicts global GDP will grow by 5.6% this year, and continue the recovery with 4% growth in 2022, but it depends on effective vaccination roll-out.
Without significant economic growth to increase the average income in disadvantaged countries, it will not be possible for people to leave poverty behind.
Non-state actors have a critical role to play in delivering biodiversity outcomes, write the UN's Elizabeth Maruma Mrema and WWF's Manuel Pulgar-Vidal.
It is in developed countries’ economic interest to ensure that vaccines are equally distributed to developing countries, writes an economist.
COVID-19 has changed societies around the world. To prepare for future shocks and threats, we should consider changes in these 10 broad areas.
March and April 2020 saw an unprecedented spike in US job losses due to COVID-19, with unemployment continuing into 2021.
Economies in Latin America and the Caribbean managed to rebound from COVID-19's initial economic hit, but what does this year and beyond hold for the region?
A PwC report predicts the global economy will grow 5% this year. The issued value of green bonds will surpass $500 billion. G7 public debt levels will exceed $57 trillion.
Watch this live session on 16 December 2020 at 09:00 CET, as the World Economic Forum unveils its latest snapshot of global economic competitiveness.
The new US administration should help North and South Korea to cooperate as a crucial foundation for building trust.
Economists have used a multi-country econometric model, augmented with global volatility threshold variables, to measure COVID-19's impact - and possible solutions.