More than 16 million cases of COVID-19 were confirmed between April and July of this year, there were nearly 630,000 related deaths, and the world’s richest people got about $2 trillion richer.
An overly simplistic view of global economics has fuelled climate denial and skepticism for decades. Some opponents of […]
As the world continues to grapple with the unprecedented global health crisis of COVID-19, the scale of the […]
Two colleagues—one Asian-American, the other African-American—board a small plane. A flight attendant tells them they can sit anywhere, […]
The pandemic has focused attention on how dependent we all are on what happens in other parts of the world for the products we use every day. As businesses look to reinvigorate their operations after the crisis, current innovations in sustainability certification can help build more resilient supply chains through a stronger focus on continuous improvement, transparency and shared responsibility.
President Trump on Monday extended a freeze on green cards for new immigrants and signed an executive order […]
The COVID-19 crisis has affected societies and economies around the globe and will permanently reshape our world as […]
COVID-19 is amplifying the risk of a worldwide food-price spike, which would trigger crises in many developing countries.
In a time when many are confronting both increased solitude and increased anxiety, familiar music provides reassurance because it reminds us who we are as people. Whether it is a hit we danced to with our teenage friends, or a haunting orchestral piece our grandmother played, music lights up memories of our past selves.
For many workers, the lockdown has hurried the arrival of the “future of work”, a term invoked in recent years in relation to the opportunities and challenges of technological disruption and the structural economic factors that determine the quality of livelihoods.