More than half of Americans have invested in the U.S. stock market. But it could mean both positive and negative impacts for the economy and society.
This is how major economies are making it their business to increase the funding of sustainable development.
With the global economy in flux, which countries contribute the most to the world's $86 trillion GDP?
Amid fears of a currency war, the IMF outlines the implications of recent policy actions and proposals and offers alternative ways to address concerns over trade imbalances.
Leaders must support more ambitious targets and policies to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by mid-century, in order to turn back the clock on our shifting climate.
It remains difficult to forecast financial instability. But, progress is being made to improve the understanding of important links between the financial sector and the economy.
The continent's vast informal sector is responsible for the majority of employment – but this holds millions back from access to proper financial services.
Using data from the Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2018, these charts explore global wealth per capita and wealth inequality.
Governments can rebuild trust with citizens by using technology to ensure public contracts are honoured.
Each generation has different financial priorities, so how do they feel about investing? This data looks at their thoughts on everything from the use of apps to home ownership.
Following their win at the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt, the Algerian soccer team has united a country whose development model has frustrated its young and educated workforce.
More than half a century on from the Civil Rights Act, a wealth gap exists between white and non-white America – with black communities often hardest hit.
Japan's exports have slipped for the eighth straight month and sales to China have also dropped. Fears of a recession are growing as it looks to avoid economic crisis.
The opacity of interbank networks makes it difficult to measure the effectiveness of recovery policies.
Research into the impact of new technologies, the economics of innovation, and the quality of management is a good start. But many crucial questions about economic progress remain unanswe...