The Green New Deal proposed by a group of US politicians would be expensive and unworkable, says Matthew Partridge.
Is another general election on the way for Sweden? Political betting expert Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds.
Zimbabwe remains on edge following a violent crackdown on fuel-price protests that has left 12 people dead.
Fierce partisanship is making compromise difficult. Matthew Partridge reports.
Theresa May’s deal is back on the table. Will it be more appetising the second time? Emily Hohler reports.
Investors have plenty to worry about, but the end of the world is not nigh, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Just position your portfolio accordingly.
Markets have perked up about Brexit. The evidence suggests they think we’re heading for a soft Brexit – or no Brexit at all. John Stepek looks at what’s going on.
China’s tension with the US is a problem. But the bigger problem, says John Stepek, is home grown: Xi Jinping backtracking on reform and tightening his grip on society.
Brexit is looking increasingly like an over-hyped non-event. Even a no-deal Brexit would be no big deal. But it has made UK stocks very cheap. Here’s what to buy now.
Britain’s car industry is being rocked by Brexit, held back by a global slowdown in sales, and is struggling to keep up with technological changes. Can it change gear? Simon Wilson reports.
The good news is that the charts aren’t pointing to a recession just yet, but they’re not far off, says John Stepek. Here, he looks at the charts that matter most to investors.