Impact

Some countries are rejecting an obsession with GDP and finding different ways to measure success. Welcome to the happiness economy.
Climate change is making cities unlivable for millions. Surviving rising temperatures means tackling inequality and rethinking who cities are really for.
The idea of a universal basic income is going mainstream as the coronavirus pandemic collapses economies and wipes away millions of jobs.
Industrial agriculture is bad for workers and the environment. Farmers all over the world are creating fairer food systems that work with the Earth, not against it.
While most retailers tout big sales for Black Friday 2020, some stores are closing their doors or raising their prices.
Restaurants and diners want environmentally sustainable packaging that really delivers. These companies are here to help.
As the pandemic brought global travel to a halt, local communities and conservation efforts were left in the lurch.
Norway is the rare country where the rich pay taxes on their wealth. A new study could boost similar proposals in the U.S.
A pilot plant making steel from green energy and hydrogen instead of coal could have big consequences for an industry with one of the worst environmental footprints.
Big brands are betting on a silver bullet solution to the world’s plastics pollution mess.