Many still associate white men in expensive suits with the New York Stock Exchange. Women are few and far between.
Saudi women are treated as legal minors their entire lives — they even need permission from a male guardian to travel. This rule is set to be relaxed, but will it actually help lead to gender equality in the country?
Predicting the stock market is notoriously difficult. Some behavioral economists even say it's impossible. UK-based financial astrologist Christeen Skinner advises her clients to seek guidance in the stars.
Lauren Simmons is not only the youngest, but also the only full-time female trader on the New York Stock Exchange. DW's Anne Schwedt meets the 23-year-old who's thriving in a male-dominated world.
Central and eastern European economies are said to be decoupling from western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But will domestic spending suffice to fend off a slowdown in the eurozone?
© 2019 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version