Events in Ukraine have changed the outlook for Russia. Now the country faces choices about its global role that could affect the rest of the world for decades. Which path will it take?
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FRONTIER MARKETS REPORT | MOROCCO
Morocco boasts solid outward FDI, geopolitical stability and proximity to key markets, but corruption is commonplace.
REGIONAL REPORT | CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE
Central European countries are starting to recover, with growth accelerating in most markets. But the region’s banks still have some trials to overcome.
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The most commonly accepted definition of the wealthiest countries is to determine how rich the average resident of a country is.
There are two standard methods of measuring the wealth of countries and how rich or poor its inhabitants are. The measure most often used is Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which represents the size of a country’s economy. A refinement of ...
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By Kathleen Madigan The yearly growth in home prices across the U.S. slowed more than expected in the middle of summer, according to a home price report released Tuesday. The home-price index covering the entire nation increased 5.6% in the ...
By Nirmala Menon OTTAWA--Canada's economy stalled unexpectedly in July after six straight monthly increases due to declines in energy and mining, agriculture, utilities and wholesale trade, according to Statistics Canada data Tuesday. The weak kick-off to third quarter gross domestic ...
By Leos Rousek BRATISLAVA, Slovakia--The Slovak central bank Tuesday lowered its economic forecasts for 2014 and 2015, amid concerns about slowing exports due to Western economic sanctions against Russia. The National Bank of Slovakia sees the country's gross domestic product ...