Conversations around economic development often focus on income equality, but it might be time instead to look at consumption equality, writes Sarita Nayyar.
It may be setting the pace, but is the EU doing enough?And can the European Commission convince EU governments to get behind its Green Deal?
Zara Ingilizian, Head of Future of Consumption at the World Economic Forum explains how harnessing precision technologies will improve the well-being of millions.
Garment industry workers are being displaced by automation, especially in Bangladesh. Here's how the industry can make sure no one is left behind.
It's said that most people are unaware of the climate crisis and unwilling to change their behaviour. A new pan-Indian study shows this isn't the case - but we can all do more.
With data and collaboration, companies can create products that are better for both the consumer and the planet.
Being a responsible investor or a conscious consumer is not about recanting capitalism, but about making informed choices. We have the means to do it - and we can start today.
It’s time to empower, inform and activate consumers and build a more balanced and engaged relationship with companies.
Retailers are in a unique position to help nudge consumers towards making more sustainable and healthier choices. Here are a few of the ways in which companies are doing just that
Capitalism has achieved much, but at a great cost. It’s time to reimagine what defines economic success.
We're spending more, yet millions of people are receiving gifts they don't want. Here are five facts about the economics of the holiday season.
The rise of populist movements and street protests from Chile to France has made inequality a high priority in the world's rich democracies. But what type of inequality should policymaker...
From the involvement of big players to the game-changing potential of battery technology, the circular economy is still overhauling its thinking.
Local communities often play outsized and overlooked roles in global fisheries. For example, Senegal and Mexico are both home to small groups who supply fish to locations all around the w...
Consumer analysis has revealed how specific our spending patterns are - we like to pick specific products from supermarket shelves. This represents how niche our consumption has become.