Growth in developing countries faces significant hurdles, but there is hope.
David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director at the IMF, looks at the different reforms that could drive growth in economies around the world.
The link between falling productivity growth and the Great Recession isn't clear, but this new research offers some clues.
Credit to the private nonfinancial sector in emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs) is on the rise. Is it a risk?
The 2016 list reveals the extraordinary rise of China’s biggest companies
Bhaskar Chakravorti on the challenge of achieving the SDGs especially in the current economic climate.
China should not attempt to restore previous rates of growth, but it can learn from Japan and South Korea, writes Lee Jong-Wha.
The extended Panama Canal offers a world of new possibilities, including a new era of globalization and trade.
These are the possible implications of automation on job creation, growth and employment.
The drop in aid experienced by countries after they cross a certain income threshold provides an opportunity to analyse its impact on growth.
China had a turbulent year in 2015 and a difficult start to 2016. Here are seven things which will shape the direction of the economy both in the short and long-term.
China’s economy is transitioning to a “new normal” of higher labour costs, lower growth, increasing competition, and changing demographics.
The World Economic Forum meeting in Medellin in Colombia has strong symbolic connotations. Medellin used to be synonymous with guerrilla warfare, paramilitary violence and drug-related at...
Latin American economies have seen two decades of substantial economic and social progress. Yet, with less favourable external conditions, and a slowdown in growth, how can the region bui...
If you’ve hailed a cab recently in Latin America, you have experienced a microcosm of the state of our region. Although ride-sharing services are growing – such as Colombia’s Tappsi and B...