• Major cosmetics firms are phasing out their use of microbeads, which pollute aquatic environments.Global Economy,Australia,biodegradable plastics,Canada,Cosmetics,microbeads,microfibers,Microplastics,Netherlands,plastic,US,Michael Lerner

    Assorted bars of soap along with other spa cosmetics. Getty Images
  • The Temelín nuclear power plant, Czech Republic. Getty Images

    Economic viability of Czech plan to build four new reactors by 2040 may be based on wishful thinking.Europe,ČEZ,Czech Republic,Électricité de France,France,Nuclear power,subsidies,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Aug 24, 2015, 12:19 PM EDT
  • Dusan Vujovic, Serbia’s finance minister, speaks at a conference in Becici, Montenegro, on June 12, 2015. Getty Images

    Serbia has "made remarkable progress in the areas of macroeconomic stability and fiscal consolidation."Europe,Air Serbia,EU,International Monetary Fund,Kosovo,Serbia,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Sep 01, 2015, 4:46 PM EDT