It is a myth that socially responsible pension investments and decent returns are mutually exclusive.
Inadequate sanitation in India leads to premature deaths and huge economic losses every year. The country has built 80 million toilets since 2014, but it has a serious shortage of functio...
"In Globalization 4.0, companies that have nothing to do with growing cocoa still capture a disproportionate amount of profits from its end products."
Underfunding of critical infrastructure worldwide is hampering economic progress, and exposing businesses and communities to significant risks. Stronger public-private partnerships, proje...
Urbanization across the planet means exploding demand for new infrastructure – but distributed ledger technology promises access to much wider sources of capital that can help fund it.
When digitalization began to gather pace two decades ago, the political narrative in Europe too often cast it as a threat to jobs - and now Europe lags behind. We must not make the same m...
Gujarat International Finance-Tec City hopes to encourage international investors and take advantage of India’s growing financial services sector.
For decades, academics and practitioners alike have complained about corporate 'short-termism'. This column reviews its impact and role.
More people are living in cities than ever before, presenting huge challenges for urban planners. Here's how five different cities around the world are approaching urbanization.
The challenge now is to invest in the billions of businesses that can adapt to a changing planet and help their communities be as resilient as possible.
Using an unnamed space rocket, a team of German researchers have successfully studied the Bose-Einstein condensate.
New research takes an alternative look at human development, suggesting an alternative to the United Nations Human Development Index.
Bill Gates brought a jar of human waste to an event in China showcasing the results of his Foundation's challenge to find a new way of dealing with our waste.
The challenge of generating more than 70% electricity from low-carbon renewable sources is increasingly affordable.
Trade and infrastructure look set to be key economics topics once the new congress is sworn in.