India's rupee has fallen to a new record low against the dollar, despite a slew of government measures to halt its slide. Now one expert warns of a "more fundamental recession".
Trump’s decision to end the Iran nuclear deal will hit the Iranian economy, although with China and the EU not on board the impact may be less severe than some fear. How Iran's banking system fares could tell us more.
The global emergency lender sees the world economy on a robust growth path in the coming two years. However, that outlook faces a severe risk if trade tensions between the US and China escalate in the month ahead.
President Trump has recently been bashing Amazon, accusing it of not paying its fair share of taxes and posing an unfair challenge to conventional retail stores. Despite bluster, concrete action is unlikely, say experts.
A rural community and a Caracas slum have created their own currencies in response to Venezuela's rapid inflation. Proponents have pinned their hopes on these local-based alternatives, but critics say they aren't viable.
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