The “caravan” of migrants fleeing their home countries and making for the US became a key election issue, with Donald Trump vowing to keep them out. Why are so many on the move?
Donald Trump has imposed sanctions on Iran. But the measures are unlikely to achieve much. Matthew Partridge reports.
An alarming report warns that climate change threatens mankind’s existence. Emily Hohler reports.
The price of copper has tumbled as China’s leaders struggle to keep their economic plan on the road. John Stepek explains why that matters for your money.
There are doubts over whether Trump’s EU deal will last. Matthew Partridge reports.
Matthew Partridge talks to John Springford of the Centre for European Reform about Trump’s trade war with the EU, and whether the current detente can continue.
Fears of another 1990s-style crisis are overblown: developing countries are now more resilient to external threats and less dependent on rich countries’ business cycles, says Rupert Foster. They also look cheap.
John Stepek looks how moves the bitcoin price, Facebook’s share price and in the Japanese government bond market this week affect the charts that matter to the global economy.
China is moving away from reducing debt to focus on external problems. That could mean loosening monetary policy – and a rebound in market sentiment.
The resurgence of “covenant lite” or “cov-lite” loans could spell trouble, says Marina Gerner.
The Helsinki summit continues to raise questions about the US president. Emily Hohler reports.