Ansuya Harjani joined CNBC's web and digital team in 2010, where she writes investment and feature articles with a focus on Asian economies. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a producer for the BBC's "Asia Business Report." Harjani holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Virginia.
Despite trillions of dollars in stimulus unleashed by major central banks, investors see deflation as a bigger threat than inflation, a survey showed.
Goldman Sachs is most bullish on Japanese and European equities in 2014, maintaining an overweight rating on both markets.
India has topped the list of the most attractive investment destinations, surpassing China and Brazil, according to a survey by Ernst & Young.
While domestic violence is a serious human rights violation that impacts millions, it also has severe economic costs, says the World Bank Group.