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:
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
A sector that is supposed to be a helpmate for business has come to dominate it — leaving many Americans behind.
Friday, May 13, 2016
Wages are up and people are getting jobs, but the economy is still sluggish. Is the problem that we aren't as productive as we used to be?
Friday, March 11, 2016
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are tapping into voter angst about getting the short end of the stick when it comes jobs and wages in global free trade deals.
Friday, February 12, 2016
Candidates like Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are gaining traction in the presidential election without the help of Wall Street. Is that worrying the Masters of the Universe?
Friday, January 15, 2016
Heating your home is going to cost a lot less this winter, and it's not just because of the mild weather. You can thank low oil prices. But is that good news for the global economy?
Friday, December 18, 2015
Interest rates rise, oil prices plunge, stocks swoon in China, and then, all those mergers that'll go down in the record books. Here's a look at the year in business and what's to come.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Last week's attacks on Paris could have economic ripple effects on the Eurozone and tech encryption in the U.S.
Friday, September 25, 2015
VW installs software that can deceive emissions inspections. And the pope visits the U.S. with a message about tolerance and fairness in the world economy.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Could it be, um, China? Here's how one of the biggest engines of global economic growth is now among its biggest liabilities.
Friday, June 26, 2015
The homeownership rate is at its lowest level since the 1990s. And as more people rent, Wall Street is getting interested.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg and the other justices will soon decide the fate of Obamacare and state bans again same-sex marriage. And businesses are actively watching.
Friday, May 29, 2015
As Wall Street and Washington anxiously await the latest GDP numbers, the reality about economic figures begs further exploration.
Friday, May 08, 2015
It's been five years since the "flash crash" when the Dow Jones dropped more than 1,000 points. And regulators are still figuring out why.
Friday, April 17, 2015
The two newest presidential candidates kicked off their campaigns with a strangely similar message this week: let's fight for the working class.
Friday, April 10, 2015
The current euro-to-dollar exchange rate is great for shopping sprees abroad, but at home, a valuable U.S. dollar might be bad for business.
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.