North America will continue to show the world the way on shale gas and oil, Grealy writes, but we're only at the first baby steps of shale.
Investors' moves to ETFs, emerging market debt, and the next generation of high-tech startups are three themes for the new year.
In Puritan New England, Protestant and Catholic churches are declining while evangelical and Pentecostal groups are rising. Why the nation's most secular region may hint at the future of religion.
Once the Prussian city of Königsberg but now separated from the rest of Russia by Lithuania and Poland, Kaliningrad occupies a peculiar space in Europe both geographically and psychologically.
Recent EU data shows great divergences in Europe between different countries in economic growth, Karlsson writes.