Economics

Winners and Losers When Jobs Move from Country to Country

Winners and Losers When Jobs Move from Country to Country

A florist in Mexico is dependent on U.S. manufacturing companies that have re-located there. A Mexican business owner finds the U.S. more hospitable to his small printing…

For ECB and Fed, Trump Complicates Decisions on Rate Policy

For ECB and Fed, Trump Complicates Decisions on Rate Policy

FRANKFURT, GERMANY —  Donald Trump’s surprise election victory has helped solidify expectations for an interest rate increase next month by the U.S. Federal Reserve – but may have…

Researchers Develop Robot to Tackle Mundane Farm Tasks

Researchers Develop Robot to Tackle Mundane Farm Tasks

Spraying chemicals, monitoring and harvesting crops are all labor and time-intensive tasks for farmers. Now researchers are developing a robot that can tackle some of those jobs by using…