Why is Cleantech Still a Dirty Word for Investors?

Climate Finance Now the 2016 numbers are in, thanks to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. And the worldwide totals are (drumroll) a drop

What will ‘middle-class’ mean in 2030?

By standard measures, India’s middle class is forecast to grow from 50 million in 2010 to 475 million by 2030. China’s middle class

Boom time for urban planners

If you think cities are crowded now, you haven’t seen anything yet. Today, 1.5 billion people, or about 20 percent of global population,

Immigrants and the American Economy: A Love Story

There’s an upside to the Trump administration’s efforts to crack down on immigration: mobilized constituencies expressing renewed appreciation for immigrants’ positive impact on

Women’s Health is Human Health

That giant sucking sound you hear is hundreds of millions of dollars rushing out of clinics and health services around the world. The loss

Can a Robot do Your Job?

Almost half of the activities for which people are paid almost $16 trillion in wages could be automated with current technology, according to