Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:26:44 GMTRetail sales in December saw the biggest monthly fall for more than four and a half years.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:46:46 GMTThe figure meets Beijing's forecasts, but some say growth is slower than the official data suggests.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:00:18 GMTThe chancellor says Brexit uncertainty may delay some investment, but the pound's fall is attracting foreign firms.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:21:32 GMTDonald Trump's choice of treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, defends his record during Capitol Hill grilling.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:22:44 GMTThe European Central Bank keeps its main interest rate unchanged at zero for another month.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:57:15 GMTThe EU's economics commissioner says the UK will lose advantages when it leaves the EU "club".
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:21:44 GMTRenegotiating the US deal with Canada and Mexico is the Trump administration's top trade priority, says Wilbur Ross.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:35:54 GMTUK unemployment fell by 52,000 to 1.6 million in three months to November, official figures show.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:52:18 GMTOutgoing US Vice-President Joe Biden tells Davos tax breaks for the rich do not generate growth.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:53:53 GMTThe chancellor is likely to find it impossible to balance the books in the years ahead without raising taxes or cutting spending, the OBR is warning.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:18:57 GMTTheresa May sets out UK hopes for Brexit talks, warning that "no deal is better than a bad deal".
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:38:46 GMTInflation hit its highest rate since July 2014 last month as air fares and food prices rose.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:24:43 GMTUK house prices continued to grow strongly in the year to November, official figures indicate.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:50:46 GMTThe impact of wet and cold weather means yields in Spain and Italy are much lower and prices higher.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:40:38 GMTChancellor Philip Hammond says the UK's relationship with the Trump administration will "prosper", but he warns against short-term thinking.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:57:23 GMTPrime Minister Theresa May has had "very good, positive discussions" with big banks about how they might be encouraged to stay in the the City of London.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:47:19 GMTProposed tax incentives could encourage some US companies to leave Ireland and return home.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:12:45 GMTA group of Swiss teens has been invited to take a virtual reality challenge at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:23:21 GMTAdenike Ogunlesi found an exciting market for kids' clothing through her fashion label Ruff 'n' Tumble.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:54:00 GMTJes Staley, chief executive of Barclays, says the UK will continue to be the "financial lungs" of Europe even after it leaves the EU.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:14:56 GMTFree trade has been a dominant part of the post-WW2 global economy, but it is now being challenged.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:44:17 GMTThe Yiwu-to-Barking express is the newest way to send your freight from China to Europe.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:33:20 GMTTheresa May says she wants an agreement with the customs union but not full membership.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:06:09 GMTBBC Economics Correspondent Andrew Walker answers your questions on Theresa May's Brexit speech.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:13:26 GMTTwo thousand jobless Finns are being given a basic income instead of welfare.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:54:07 GMTConcrete has a pretty poor reputation, yet this ubiquitous material has largely overlooked benefits.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:03:44 GMTHow US job creation tells the story of outgoing US President Barack Obama's economic legacy.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:16:46 GMTFrom the environment to subsidies, trade tariffs to animal welfare, farming has the most to lose - and gain - from Brexit.
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 02:43:56 GMT2016 saw two dramatic votes: the UK's Brexit decision and Donald Trump's election as US president.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 02:18:43 GMTTim Harford tells the surprising story of how the iPhone became a truly revolutionary technology.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 01:07:35 GMTRudolf Diesel died in mysterious circumstances before he was able to capitalise on his ingenious invention.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:28:11 GMTProperty prices in China's cities are soaring, making it hard for many to own their own place.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 10:51:25 GMTThe US central bank has raised interest rates for just the second time in 10 years. How does it affect me in the UK?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:58:48 GMTItaly's struggling banks now face added uncertainty after Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's heavy referendum defeat.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:04:24 GMTThere's no escaping Black Friday - but how does the discount day compare with other retail bonanzas?
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:10:53 GMTThe Trans-Pacific Partnership is one of the most ambitious free trade agreements ever signed. But why does it matter?
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:43:54 GMTCan Chancellor Hammond maintain the government's reputation for being austere with the nation's finances?
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:14:34 GMTWill the Autumn Statement reveal more about the government's Brexit plans than about the economy?
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:45:42 GMTPrivate renters explain how their lives are affected by rising costs, as a survey suggests 76% of people would like government regulation for the private rental sector.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 01:06:32 GMTWhat effect has Theresa May's visit to India had on relations between the two countries?
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:08:43 GMTThe US state of West Virginia is struggling as the coal industry declines, but most residents blame politicians' apathy for the state's troubles.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:02:47 GMTWhen Mark Carney became the Bank of England's governor in 2013 he was the first non-Briton to be appointed in the Bank's 300-year history. He will now stay until 2019.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:24:30 GMTTwo decades after the North American Free Trade Agreement was signed the remains of the US denim industry are still struggling to hold on.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:07:39 GMTCan Brazil's "oil capital", Macae, bounce back after the Petrobras scandal?
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:24:36 GMTDoes the falling value of the pound mean that the UK economy has fallen behind France?
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:18:30 GMTThe World Economic Forum estimates that globally women work 39 more days a year than men when unpaid labour is factored in.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:50:23 GMTSooner or later, the downward pressure on the pound since the UK's Brexit vote is expected to lead to upward pressure on the prices of most things we buy.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:09:51 GMTHedging is an important part of financial safeguarding for businesses - but what exactly is it?
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:45:43 GMTThe pound is down and it looks like it's staying down - why should I care?