EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan For Jobs
October 22 2014 7:01 AM
Germany, Europe's dominant economy, is resisting calls for it to spend more to kick-start growth.
Slower Global Economy Not Likely To Change Fed Policy
October 21 2014 11:10 AM
The Fed is expected to end its bond-buying program at its policy meeting next week despite concerns of a weaker global economy.
EU Drops Probe Into Chinese Telecoms Subsidies
October 20 2014 9:02 PM
The agreement between EU and Chinese officials ends a yearlong dispute that had ratcheted up trade tensions.
Fear Of Deflation On The Rise, Especially In The Eurozone
October 16 2014 12:33 PM
Falling consumer prices, particularly in Europe, are adding to fears that inflation won't speed up and lift the world economy.
Merkel Urges EU To Continue Reforms
October 16 2014 5:51 AM
Merkel asked European Union leaders to consider the nervousness in financial markets about signs of a global slowdown.
EU Hands India Ultimatum Over Global Trade Deal
October 16 2014 12:41 AM
India in July blocked what would have been the first global trade reform in two decades.
Europe Could Save Up To $80B In Energy Imports
October 15 2014 7:56 AM
Energy imports for oil, natural gas and thermal coal cost the European Union around $500 billion in 2013.
Four Reasons Why Jean Tirole Won The Nobel Prize In Economics
October 13 2014 2:31 PM
The French mathematician and economist set a precedent for how to regulate in the real world.
UK Income Tax Receipts Set To Fall Short Of Target
October 13 2014 7:00 AM
Britain's public finances have deteriorated in recent months, hurt by slow growth in income tax receipts.
Euro Zone Seeks To Soften German Opposition To Stimulus Spending
October 13 2014 12:36 AM
The euro zone's sinking fortunes are raising alarm among global policymakers who fear the bloc is again dragging on the world economy.
IMF Members Call For Bold Action To Boost Global Economic Recovery
October 12 2014 9:14 AM
The International Monetary Fund members say focusing on growth is the priority.
German Government To Cut Economic Growth Forecasts
October 10 2014 4:53 AM
This week the International Monetary Fund slashed its German growth forecasts for 2014 and 2015.
German Recession Fears Mount
October 09 2014 6:59 AM
A slump in exports is the latest sign that Europe's largest economy is faltering amid broader euro zone weakness and crises abroad.
Bono Charity Says Rich Donor Countries Failed To Meet Aid Targets
October 06 2014 11:22 AM
Only one third of aid from OECD Development Assistance Committee members went to the poorest countries, according to a new report.
Finance Officials Will Warn Of Global Economic Risk Next Week
October 04 2014 5:10 PM
UK Clocks Strong Growth In Q2
September 30 2014 5:34 AM
Official data showed Britain's economic output exceeded its peak before the 2008-09 recession in the third quarter of 2013.
Harvard Study Explains Why Income Inequality Isn't Wedge Issue
September 29 2014 2:32 PM
Survey data from Harvard offers clues about why economic inequality isn't a bigger issue in the midterm elections.
ECB To Keep Loose Policy 'For Long Time:' Draghi
September 24 2014 5:12 AM
Draghi has in recent days signaled the bank was ready to use additional unconventional tools to spur inflation and growth.
If Scotland Had Voted "Yes," What Would Happen To The Economy?
September 18 2014 3:52 PM
Scotland and the UK would have a host of thorny issues to hammer out before the breakaway became official.
New Sanctions Will Stem Flow Of Big Foreign Oil Projects In Russia
September 14 2014 9:27 AM
“There is no contract sanctity,” a U.S. official said. Accordingly, companies will have 14 days to wind down activities.