Why should we care about the annual gathering of the rich and powerful in the Swiss ski resort of Davos?
Too many people are still being left out of the global recovery, says IMF’s Christine Lagarde.
This is quite interesting — replacing states with economic activity zones: America is already headed toward a metropolis-first arrangement. The states aren’t about to go away, but economically and socially, the country is drifting toward looser metropolitan and regional formations, anchored by the great cities and urban archipelagos that already lead global economic circuits. The…
Union leader Len McCluskey and the boss of the car company’s owner PSA say Monday’s talks were “frank”.
Strong growth and low interest rates to support prices elsewhere
My Floridian morning train beach reads: • Can We Be Brutally Honest About Investment Returns? (MoneyBeat) • How Warren Buffett’s billionaire deputy became an “expert-generalist” (Quartz) • Inside Amazon Go, a Store of the Future: The technology inside Amazon’s includes no checkout lines. (New York Times) • Complexity Bias: Why We Prefer Complicated to Simple (Farnam Street) • The Spartans Were Morons (Task and Purpose) Be…
Senior official offers insight into US president’s trade plans for the year ahead
Funding vote unlikely to pass with Republicans and Democrats still at odds
Kim Dotcom says New Zealand is liable for destruction to his business and property.