Rana Foroohar is the Assistant Managing Editor in charge of Economics and Business for Time magazine. She's also Time's economic columnist. Previously, Foroohar was an economics editor and foreign correspondent for Newsweek magazine. She is the recipient of numerous journalism awards, and is a frequent commentator on business for CNN, MSNBC, and the BBC. Foroohar is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Rana Foroohar appears in the following:
Friday, January 23, 2015
Meeting in the small Swiss mountain town of Davos-Klosters, heavy hitters from the worlds of business, politics, and philanthropy are debating where the global economy is headed.
Friday, January 02, 2015
The U.S. economic recovery was a global bright spot last year, as Europe, China and the oil states all experienced setbacks and slowdowns. So what stories will shape 2015?
Friday, December 19, 2014
If you miss nuclear standoffs and assassination plots, this was your week. A cast of Cold War foes dominated the news cycle. And now the U.S. needs to figure out what's at stake.
Friday, December 12, 2014
After an appeals court overtures two convictions, federal officials could have a harder time prosecuting insider trading.
Friday, November 07, 2014
Republican wins this week might lead to more cooperation on key economic issues.
Friday, October 17, 2014
Fear fuels the sharp twists in the markets as investors worry about a global slowdown, falling oil prices and Ebola.
Friday, October 10, 2014
The Affordable Care Act recovered from its bumpy roll-out, but there are still a lot of unanswered questions.
Friday, October 03, 2014
Six years after filing for bankruptcy and igniting the financial crisis, new reporting suggests the government could have bailed out the bank and saved it.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Corporations are promising to reduce emissions, embrace sustainability and divest from fossil fuel companies. Will it be enough?
Friday, September 19, 2014
What to make of the attention (and hype) around the public stock offering of the Chinese e-commerce company, expected to be one of the largest in history.
Friday, September 12, 2014
New phones. Bigger phones. Smart watches. Soaring stock prices. The tech industry's not short on glitzy announcements, but every new gadget isn't a game-changer.
Friday, September 05, 2014
Two months before the midterm elections, how is the economy doing? The answer could have a big impact on who gets elected this fall.
Friday, August 22, 2014
Pensions have all but disappeared and 401ks and Social Security aren't cutting it. It's time to start rethinking retirement in America.
Friday, August 01, 2014
Pharmaceutical companies are now developing drugs for so-called orphan diseases, which affect only a small sliver of the population. It sounds great, but there’s a potential problem: The cost. Plus, what Argentina's default means for the global economy.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Upheaval as far away as the Gaza Strip and eastern Ukraine may hurt America's fragile economy. Plus, why many U.S. corporations are rushing to incorporate abroad.
Friday, July 18, 2014
And why, though Time Warner rejected his $80 billion offer, he might not take "no" for an answer.
Friday, July 04, 2014
From the "Internet of Things" to drone deliveries to cell phone batteries that lasts longer.
Friday, June 27, 2014
Why the little known Export-Import Bank is under such scrutiny by Congress. Is it an example of crony capitalism?
Friday, June 20, 2014
Before a new wave of unrest saw militant insurgents attacking the country's largest refinery, the country had been expected to provide the majority of growth for the region's oil industry.
Friday, June 13, 2014
The stock market keeps hitting record highs, but the economy is sputtering along. What will it take to get it growing again. Plus, how the electronic currency Bitcoin is doing after a bad winter. The stock market keeps hitting record highs, but the economy is stuck in a rut. Tomorrow, WNYC’s Money Talking looks at what it will take to get the economy growing again. Plus, how the electronic currency bitcoin is doing after a winter of ups and downs. Tune in to Money Talking and all the latest news tomorrow on Morning Edition on