Any dispute could be particularly damaging for the UK in the wake of Brexit.
China and the US are world leaders when it comes to developing new technologies.
The value of oil hasn't been this high since November 2014.
Global shipping by sea amounted to an average of 1 billion metric tons of CO2 per year between 2007 and 2012, according to the International Maritime Organization.
Development during the Roman period led to greater settlement density, according to new research.
In her curtain-raiser speech to the IMF and World Bank's Spring Meetings, Christine Lagarde explained why current prosperity provides the perfect opportunity to prepare for the downturn t...
New research looks at the impact on US GDP of a globally open economy.
Brexit, protectionism, fake news, the rise of China … the future of liberal democracy and open markets has never looked so imperilled. Can the West can bounce back and, if not, what will ...
As the US and China threaten each other with escalating tariffs of more than $100 billion, who are the real winners and losers - and what happens next?
The African Continental Free Trade Area could create $6.7 trillion of consumer and business spending.
Quantitative easing (QE) saved us from the 2008 crash and kick-started a recovery, but also encouraged a build-up of one-sided risk in the financial system. Are markets and the economy re...
During South America’s golden decade from the early 2000s, the region welcomed China as a key enabler of its commodities super-cycle. Now, China has moved beyond trade to being a major in...
As global partners become isolationist, these firms can act as bridges to other corners of the world and exemplify the benefits of integrating regional economies.
Trade agreements have surged in the last few years. They benefit all countries involved, but how do they benefit you?
Donald Trump looks set to impose tariffs on Chinese imports, specifically information technology and consumer electronics.