New investments in infrastructure by private asset managers are changing the way the world finances its cities, power systems, and transportation links.
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- The way CEOs think about workers’ pay is beginning to change.
- Manufacturing and service firms differ in their approach to domestic and international philanthropy.
- What do feature phones, regional newspapers, and smartphones have in common? They’re all vehicles for the country’s remarkable move to digital broadband.
- Despite obstacles and setbacks, companies are still globalizing at a furious pace.
- Three obstacles to extending the reach of the Web — and thereby reducing poverty in developing countries — can be fixed.
- A new survey identifies the top threats faced by company leaders.
- Global businesses are about to integrate their operations into a seamless digital whole, and thereby change the world.
- On the world’s most diverse continent, companies need a deep understanding of local context.
- Mohamed A. El-Erian argues that the world’s masters of monetary policy have reached the peak of their ability to influence the course of the global economy.
- Winners, losers, and strategies in the new world economic order.
- An audacious effort to provide digital ID numbers throughout India illustrates the potential for large-scale change.
- How can a service economy function at its full potential if many service workers can’t afford to live anywhere near their jobs?
- If machines and robots are poised to displace humans in the office, why do so many people have jobs?
- Even in wealthy countries, companies can play a vital role in disaster relief.
- A new study finds that despite progress on gender equity, there seems to be an implicit quota on women holding senior positions at large companies.
- Has American economic history proved that pragmatism is the most effective ideology?
- The era of unbridled growth for emerging markets may be over, but that doesn’t mean the opportunities are gone.
- Societies seeking long-term economic growth can find it by accentuating the earning power of young workers, near-retirees, and women.
- The billionaire investor’s latest annual letter provides an important insight on the divergent fortunes of companies and individuals.
- The U.K.’s efforts to redefine its relationship with the European Union highlight a growing trend of countries hedging on globalization.