Topic: Financial Times Ltd.
Ben Bernanke believes that making people feel richer is the key to generating actual wealth. Is he right? We're about to find out.
11/15/2010 11:00 pm
The Group of 20 faces a lot of heat each time it gathers. Streets swell with protesters and clashes with police often end in property damage and violence. But the contention doesn’t end at the doors to the meeting rooms. Within the G20, there are some significant divides on key trade issues.
11/10/2010 11:16 am
Americans weren't the only ones watching the midterm election returns Tuesday night as Republicans took back the US House of Representatives and Democrats clung to a slight majority in the Senate. We take a look at a few examples of media coverage (and in some cases, a lack of media coverage) beyond the US.
11/03/2010 05:40 pm
European commentators have called tea partyers stupid, ignorant, gullible – and worse. Behind the vitriol may lie a worry about its influence on the Continent.
11/02/2010 10:35 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 11/01
The responses to Indonesia's back-to-back disasters this week and revelations about the possibility that the warning system did not have proper upkeep highlight the difficulties in trying to put together an efficient disaster management system.
10/28/2010 02:24 pm
The new virtual world currency is an index of the world’s 15 largest economies, weighted by their gross domestic product, adjusted for purchasing power parity.
10/28/2010 11:10 am
Britain announced deep and wide-ranging budget cuts today that aim to eliminate its $245 billion deficit over the next five years.
10/20/2010 02:13 pm
Everything happening in the US today happened in Japan in the 1980's. And when their bubble burst, they fell into a decline from which they've never recovered.
10/19/2010 03:35 pm
Fed easing hasn't worked any better than it did in Japan in the '90s. It makes little sense for Bernanke to fire up the money printing presses.
10/17/2010 08:59 pm