December

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New green world waits in the wings

Mid-December brought developments at global, national, state and local levels in the race to reverse global warming and grow the economy.

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Wages in industrial countries to drop, UN labor group warns

The economic crisis is likely to result in wage declines all over the world, with wages dropping faster than production, the International Labor Organization (ILO) said in a report it issued Nov. 28.