How is the 'gig economy' changing the jobs market for us all, the world over?
How important is the Chinese economy for US economic policies such as interest rates?
Simon Jack in New York presents big names in business debating the way forward in tackling climate change, with a live audience.
Does big business have the tools to tackle climate change, where governments have failed?
Are EU countries right not to let refugees in, or are they missing an economic trick?
Are businesses focusing too hard on short term gain at the expense of long term benefit?
Can the IMF meet the needs of the global economy, silencing the critics who say it can't?
What will the Trans-Pacific Partnership mean for global trade?
Thousands of illegal migrants arrive on the shores of southern Europe, determined to stay
Have the MDGs eradicated global poverty and improved things for the world's poorest?
How can the sniffles of a small Mediterranean country cause nervousness the world over?
Business says environmental concern is the big new driver in their forward planning
With David Cameron back in office, what does it mean for Britain and European business?
What do we do when the the antibiotics we rely on to cure deadly diseases stop working?
A CEO who took a million dollar pay-cut and gave his workers more, tells us why he did it
Are the lessons of Rana Plaza forgotten amid new pressures in the global textiles sector?
What are the risks for businesses and governments from cyber attack?
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank offers China a potent voice on the world stage
George Soros argues that Europe needs to give Ukraine more money to help prevent disaster
Who are the winners and losers of the sharing economy as more of us borrow not buy?
What education do today's students need to equip them for the workplaces of the future?
Does Islamic extremism have a 'business model'? Can economics explain the jihadi journey?
Are the film industries of Africa and Asia changing how Hollywood does its business?
With the oil price too low for many OPEC members, is there a role for the oil cartel?
Nigeria's new entrepreneurs ask what's next on the nation's astonishing economic journey
Processing the world's trash heap is big business, worth 400 bn dollars. But can it last?
Will punishing Russia with sanctions bring an end to the attacks in eastern Ukraine?
Are the billions being spent on the fight against the terror threat monies well spent?
If women had an equal slice of the global economy output could soar by as much as 40%
The BBC's big thinkers read the runes for the economic year ahead