Unemployment is simple enough to understand: it is an economic condition in which individuals seeking jobs remain un-hired. Yet measuring how many people are unemployed at any given moment in any given country is rather complex.
What does it mean for a nation to be rich? GDP per capita adjusted for relative purchasing power provides a clue into that.
Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) reveals the most peaceful countries in the world. Despite living in the most peaceful century in human history, the world has become less peaceful over the last decade.
Developing Asian and African countries still lead with fastest GDP growth in the world.
The global economy is projected to contract by 3% in 2020 with slow-growing economies like Venezuela, Yemen, and Sudan taking the biggest hit.
Money cannot buy happiness—at least six other factors are critical for nations to have happy people.
The merger could herald a spate of M&A activity in the brokerage industry.
World economic growth is slowing down and could result in a synchronized recession.