The Green New Deal proposed by a group of US politicians would be expensive and unworkable, says Matthew Partridge.
US tariffs could trigger a tit-for-tat trade dispute, damaging global growth. Alex Rankine reports.
The Sex and The City star is hoping she can win the race to be New York’s governor. But what are the odds, asks Matthew Partridge.
Support for stricter gun controls in the US has never been higher. The usual political barriers to reform remain, but campaigners have a new trick up their sleeve, says Matthew Partridge.
Donald Trump’s attacks on federal law enforcement took a vindictive turn last weekend with the sacking of FBI chief Andrew McCabe.
In both the US and UK this week, central bankers will decide on interest rates. John Stepek explains what to expect, and how it will affect the markets.
There are two ways to destroy the debt burden the world is still struggling under – deflation or inflation. John Stepek explains why inflation is the lesser of two evils.
Jerome Powell is the first Federal Reserve chair in over four decades without an economics degree, but he has already demonstrated his ability to learn on the job. Jane Lewis reports.
Belief in the bull is overdone: investors should prepare for the coming correction, says Matthew Partridge.
Conditions have been just right for stock markets for a while. Andrew Van Sickle explains why it won’t last.
It’s starting to look like Democrat Conor Lamb has pulled off a victory few thought possible in Pennsylvania.