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  1. April 13, 2014

    FAQ 2014

    What is the aim of the award? The Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award aims to identify the book...

  2. beyondbrics

    March 11, 2014

    India elections: daily wrap

    As the general election in India approaches, certain stocks are rallying more than others, such as Gautam Adani’s Adani...

  1. February 14, 2014

    What are we working for?

    There’s always some foreign bogeyman out to get Americans, and today that bogeyman is an Asian child. Hard-working Asian...

  2. The A-List

    November 18, 2013

    Time for Obama to deploy his cunning in the MidEast

    Sadly, the political correctness that has swept western societies has smothered an appreciation of the virtues of cunning....

  3. June 30, 2013

    Business school professors face an uncertain future

    Massive open online courses (Moocs) threaten the existing business school model and that includes many professors in the...

  4. June 7, 2013

    How the west has won

    You’d almost think the west was in decline. In Syria, Qatar funds the rebels while Russia keeps the regime afloat. Eastern...

  5. May 15, 2013

    FAQ 2013

    What is the aim of the award? The Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award aims to identify...

  6. The World

    June 4, 2012

    Prokhorov and the post-political-party party

    Mikhail Prokhorov during a press conference on June 4. AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Mikhail Prokhorov, the billionaire...

  7. April 12, 2012

    FAQ

    What is the aim of the award? The Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award aims to identify the...

  8. February 26, 2012

    Don’t rule out a third candidate bombshell in the 2012 presidential election

    People knew Jon Huntsman’s presidential dreams were just that when they read his tweet last summer: “To be clear. I believe...

  9. November 2, 2011

    Who should head a ‘third force’ in US politics?

    Given the near universal opinion that the two-party American political system is broken, it is hardly surprising that talk...

  10. October 17, 2011

    America must manage its decline

    Recently I met a retired British diplomat who claimed with some pride that he was the man who had invented the phrase, “the...

  11. September 2, 2011

    ‘That Used To Be Us’

    In April 2009, at a Nato summit in Strasbourg, Barack Obama was asked by the Financial Times whether he saw America as an...

  12. August 8, 2011

    FT Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year announce longlist

    If there is a theme that links most of the 14 titles on the longlist for the 2011 Business Book of the Year Award it is...

  13. beyondbrics

    May 25, 2011

    Further reading: Chinapathy

    Wednesday’s best picks from the beyondbrics team: restoring excitement in Chinese equities will not be easy, and why China...

  14. March 30, 2011

    Book award: FAQs

    What is the aim of the award? The Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award aims to identify the...

  15. January 14, 2011

    Will the iPad flatten us all?

    As you trudged back to work this month, did you head to an office in a large urban centre, be that Baltimore, Bristol or...

  16. May 27, 2010

    Power electric cars on a common grid

    From Ms Lykke Friis. Sir, In 1965 the Beatles sang “Baby you can drive my car” and around the world fans fell in love with...

  17. May 7, 2010

    This oil outrage will run dry

    Thousands of gallons of oil have been pouring into the Gulf of Mexico daily since the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded on...

  18. April 28, 2010

    Analysis: All about emerging markets, trust and price

    The growing importance of brands from emerging markets is one of several themes picked out by compilers of the 2010 BrandZ...

  19. January 9, 2010

    Globalisation guru wouldn't do irony

    From Mr David Beffert. Sir, I agree with Chrystia Freeland that growing inequality is a pressing political issue (“The new...

  20. January 1, 2010

    Global super-rich no longer look so benign

    The big challenge of this new decade will be coping with the emergence of a global plutocracy – the hyper-educated,...

  21. The World

    October 19, 2009

    Further reading on Pakistan, bonuses, 1989 and Ludovic Kennedy

    The most important thing happening in the world at the moment is the Pakistani army’s assault on Waziristan. Here is a good...

  22. October 5, 2009

    An American polity blinded by rage

    Last week, in his column in the New York Times, Thomas Friedman broached a subject that nags at many Americans. "I have no...

  23. October 4, 2009

    An American polity blinded by rage

    Last week, in his column in the New York Times, Thomas Friedman broached a subject that nags at many Americans. “I have no...

  24. The World

    September 7, 2009

    Opinion shifts on Afghanistan

    Over the next month or so, Obama is going to have to make a big decision about whether to commit more troops to Afghanistan....

  25. FT Alphaville

    April 23, 2009

    Rating shopping, governmental edition

    As Thomas Friedman once quipped: We live in a two-superpower world. There is the US and there is Moody’s. The US can destroy...

  26. March 3, 2009

    Big blueprint for IBM services

    Five years ago, just as Thomas Friedman completed his book The World is Flat , IBM's giant IT services division had run...

  27. March 2, 2009

    Big blueprint for IBM services

    Fve years ago, just as Thomas Friedman completed his book The World is Flat, IBM’s giant IT services division had run into a...

  28. February 25, 2009

    Playing VC

    Tech Blog (Richard Waters): The venture capital business needs Washington's money like it needs a hole in the head (with...

  29. FT Alphaville

    February 24, 2009

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Tuesday, -  Don’t stress, US banks are in effect already nationalised. - So is this meant to reassure us? -...

  30. FT Tech Hub

    February 23, 2009

    Should Washington play venture capitalist?

    The venture capital business needs Washington’s money like it needs a hole in the head (with apologies to Thomas Friedman)....

  31. November 5, 2008

    Pundits ponder meaning of Obama victory

    With the US presidential election over, those who buy their ink by the gallon are clambering to chime in on what the...

  32. October 27, 2008

    A curved-earther scans the horizon

    W hen he produced his history of the Great War, it was joked that Winston Churchill had written his autobiography and...

  33. September 26, 2008

    View from the Top - Kris Gopalakrishnan, chief executive of Infosys

    Infosys is the archetypal winner of globalisation: as inspiration for Thomas Friedman's The World Is Flat , the Indian IT...

  34. September 13, 2008

    Hot, Flat and Crowded

    Hot, Flat and Crowded: Why the World Needs a Green Revolution – and How We Can Renew Our Global Future By Thomas Friedman...

  35. September 2, 2008

    Business authors race to keep up with the times

    If you are in any doubt that business is about numbers, just sift the entries to this year's Financial Times and Goldman...

  36. July 27, 2008

    Brown must revisit his social democratic roots

    Gordon Brown insists he will “get on with the job” after Labour’s shattering defeat in the Glasgow East by-election. That...

  37. October 20, 2007

    What they're reading... In global politics

    1 POWER TO THE PEOPLE by Laura Ingraham Regnery Publishing $27.95 2 THE AGE OF TURBULENCE: Adventures in a New World by Alan...

  38. October 8, 2007

    Posturing will not save the planet

    The website of the Sierra Club, the environmental group, says that "the biggest single step" America can take to reduce...

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