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But Joseph Stiglitz says Europe should try to hold the single currency euro together.
The situation in Greece will deteriorate significantly, but Syriza has a big incentive to stay in the euro zone, experts told CNBC.
Japan will be in the spotlight this week, where the release of key data will shed some light on the state of the world's third-largest economy.
With kids around the world lacking in funds and education, Bridge International Academies seeks to boost charter schools in Africa and beyond.
Jim Yong Kim said at the World Economic Forum on Saturday that India's new prime minister is making "extremely promising" reforms.
Global policymakers and businessmen ended Davos optimistically, citing the effects of low oil prices and aggressive monetary policy in Europe.
Russian business owners in the United States feel pressure from the ruble's collapse and the country's ongoing downturn.
Sheryl Sandberg and Melinda Gates touched on topics from disease and poverty to technology in a wide-ranging interview on Friday.
The bond market and commodity prices used to be the best economic gauges. But can you still trust them?
Saudi Prince Alwaleed also tells CNBC that Saudi Arabia and OPEC will not blink.
As the U.S. draws closer to Cuba, here's what American travelers can expect to see in colorful Havana.
Worries about a Syriza win in the Greek elections sparking a euro-zone contagion of sovereign default are overhyped. Here's why.
Some good news for the euro zone as figures reveal business activity in the region ticked up in January.
It's a start, but Europe's bond-buying plan won't cure the Continent's deepening economic stagnation.
A new report delivers a huge lesson in how Uber is making America freer — and better, says Jake Novak.
Draghi announces the central bank is to launch an expanded $70 billion-a-month private and public bond-buying program.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker disputes the idea that President Obama cannot reach a deal on corporate taxes with Congress in the next two years.
Low oil prices may increase economic growth by 15-20 percent this year, but some countries will still lose out, said the head of the World Bank.
Can your business be successful without a focus on profits? This CEO thinks so.
Individuals doing business with Russian clients say Obama's claims of Russia's economy being in "tatters" are absolutely correct.
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