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The Edelman Trust Barometer 2022 finds two-thirds of people distrust organizations, with scientists most trusted and government least. Here’s what else you need to know.
Experts say COVID-19 is here to stay but it won’t dominate our lives. A billion vaccines have been donated to developing countries - more to follow.
Unlike historical wage growth trends, nonsupervisory workers appear to be directly benefitting from pandemic-induced quit rates, and so is the economy.
Top COVID-19 news stories: COVID-19 cases fall in major Indian cities; EU facing threat of 'twindemic'; Cases continue to rise across Europe.
The first day of The Davos Agenda 2022 heard from Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India and António Guterres, Secretary-General o...
Here's what inequality looks like in 2022. The gap between rich and poor has widened during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is what governments can do, according to Oxfam’s latest inequality ...
GDP growth across the G20 major world economies accelerated in the third quarter of 2021, but half remain below pre-pandemic levels, finds the OECD.
Top COVID-19 news stories: COVAX deliver one billion COVID-19 vaccine doses; Beijing introduces new entry rules; US CDC adjusts mask-wearing guidance.
A new analysis shows that inequality in income and wealth does far more damage than simply creating unfair societies. It is time to tackle inequality.
Students now potentially risk losing $17 trillion in lifetime earnings in present value because of COVID-19-related school closures and economic shocks.
Researchers at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard have shown the impact of booster shots on immunity against the Omicron COVID-19 variant.
Top COVID-19 news stories: Germany recommends COVID-19 booster for 12 to 17-year-olds; 100 million COVID-19 shots rejected because of short shelf life; minimum self-isolation period cut i...