When water crises affect operations, companies can suffer significant profit losses and pay higher prices for goods in the supply chain.
Though the world is increasingly data-driven, most top executives, rightly or wrongly, still rely on instinct when making important decisions.
The outlook for cross-border trade continues to improve, although at slower pace.
The first seven components of the project to battle base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) address transfer pricing and bilateral tax treaties.
While cutting forecasts for the major economies, the OECD says the euro zone requires stronger central bank intervention.
Former staffers allege management's aversion to spending money on state-of-the-art security could have been a factor in the recent breach.
To shore up its declining health-care business, Cognizant scores its biggest deal yet.
Income inequality is hurting U.S. states that rely heavily on revenues generated from taxes on personal income and consumption.