A short video shows Albion Village, Shell's $12billion facility housing 2,500 workers in Wood Buffalo, in Alberta, Canada, where oil deposits are comparable to those in Saudi Arabia.

Chris Monasterski |

Who benefits most from financial liberalization - incumbents or new entrants? A recent study of the U.S. branching deregulation from the mid-70s to the mid-90s suggests a differentiated answer.…

This financial services provider has five times as many locations as McDonald's, Starbucks, Burger King and Wal-Mart combined, and its researchers outpace the Census Bureau in tracking…

Chris Monasterski |

According to IETA, carbon capture and storage – CCS for the connoisseurs - is a low-hanging fruit which could potentially be one of the main solutions to climate change. Friends of CCS met today…

Lucie Giraud |

It seems more and more likely each year that Sub-Saharan Africa will fail to reach any of the M

Chris Monasterski |

"Innovative financial mechanisms" is another one of those amorphous phrases on the lips of Bali climate change goers. Every international agency, wrestling internally with their climate…

Rachel Kyte |

Our most requested databases: the Doing Business, Enterprise Surveys, Financial Indicators, Private Investment in Infrastructure Projects

Chris Monasterski |

What do a community project in the Philippines and the U.S. Air Force have in common? An appreciation for the power of 3D modeling to visualize and manage information.

Giulio Quaggiotto |

The technologies are available, the savings obvious, yet consumers are slow in adopting energy efficient products. Speaking at the Bali Global Business day on the margins of the UN Climate Change…

Lucie Giraud |

Africa has been experiencing a period of strong growth, but problems such as AIDS, corruption or insufficient infrastructure still undermine development. A panel at Wharton discusses the way new…

Chris Monasterski |