Emerging markets are ascending on the global stage and wielding more economic power—and it's drastically altering the investment landscape.
Cities are heavy hitters in the global economy. Where will the top 10 cities be in 2035—based on GDP, population, and annual growth?
Today’s interactive map shows all of the world's coal power plants, plotted by capacity and carbon emissions from 2000 until 2018.
Look at global population in a whole new light, when countries on the world map are drawn based on population numbers instead of their usual borders.
The world's population centers are shifting rapidly, and by 2100, it is projected that the world's largest megacities will exceed 70 million people.
China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative will cost $4-8 trillion, affecting 62% of the world's population. See all about the megaproject in this graphic.
This animation captures 200,000 years of human population growth - see everything from the invention of farming to the impact of the Black Death.
The world's 10 most populous countries may all have many millions of people, but their future growth prospects are very different.
Unintended effects of China's population control policies, the challenges of Chinese demographics, and a new population paradigm where India sits up top.
This animation shows big changes in the world's most populous cities over the next 80+ years. Africa alone will hold 13 cities bigger than NYC by...