The Struggle to Reverse a Shrinking Population Hits Some Nations Harder

As the rich world contemplates a future of labor shortages and possible economic stagnation, demographic decline is already a reality in the small Eastern European nation of Latvia.

U.S. and Europeans Parley in Pittsburgh on Tech, Trade and China

The high-level meeting on Wednesday is an effort to smooth over...

Consumer Confidence Continues Slide on Covid-19, Inflation Worries

A september survey showed a pullback in consumers’ intentions to make...

Home-Price Growth Hit Record in July

The Case-Shiller index rose 19.7% in the year that ended in...

Evergrande Bondholders Mull Next Steps in Wake of Missed Payment

Foreign investors in the Chinese property giant’s debt face the challenge...