Economic Policy

BMW warns profits will fall due to costs, trade uncertainty

Mar 20, 2019

German automaker BMW says its profits this year will be "well below" last year's due to higher raw materials prices, the costs of compliance with tougher emissions requirements and unfavorable shifts in currency exchange rates

World markets mostly lower as investors await Fed report

Mar 20, 2019

World shares mostly lower ahead of Fed meeting, as White House says trade talks to resume next week

Asian markets trend lower, tracking Wall St losses

Mar 20, 2019

Asian shares mostly lower, tracking Wall Street losses ahead of Fed meeting

Mexican ambassador highlights US ties in Phoenix stop

Mar 19, 2019

Mexico's new ambassador to the United States emphasized close ties between the United States and Mexico during a stop in Phoenix

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

Mar 19, 2019

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve at end of Wednesday's meeting

Global markets recover as focus turns towards Fed decision

Mar 19, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting later in the week

Asian shares mixed in muted trading ahead of US Fed meeting

Mar 19, 2019

Asian shares are mixed in muted trading as investors await US Federal Reserve meeting later in the week

Alan Krueger, noted economist who served Obama, has died

Mar 18, 2019

Professor Alan Krueger, a groundbreaking economist and former adviser to Obama, has died

Fed set to signal no expectation of rate hikes anytime soon

Mar 18, 2019

Noting risks, Fed is likely to signal no expectation of rate hikes in the coming months

Global shares rise as investors watch US-China trade talks

Mar 18, 2019

Global shares gained as investors awaited signs of progress in negotiations on resolving a trade war between the two biggest economies