Yearly Archives: 2013
  • Energy's unexpected jobs boom

    How America's oil and gas revolution is helping consumers and workers.

    By Daniel Yergin

    FORTUNE -- The rapid rise in shale gas and tight oil in the United States constitutes nothing less than a revolution in oil and natural gas. No longer can there be any doubt about the dramatic change in America's energy position. U.S. oil production is up 50% since 2008, when we were supposedly slated to run out MORE

    Sep 5, 2013 10:17 AM ET
  • How to make it in China

    Tash Aw's latest novel, Five Star Billionaire, is a revelatory -- and often, rollicking -- tale of unbridled ambition in the rising East.

    By Daniel Roberts, writer-reporter

    FORTUNE -- If the most common trope in fiction in the past 10 years has been the "9/11 novel," we may now be seeing the beginnings of the next wave: stories of success (or at least the hunt for it) in Asia.

    On the heels of MORE

    Sep 4, 2013 9:21 AM ET
  • Japan's energy savior?

    It's a gas that wiped out much of life on Earth 275 million years ago, and Japan's touting it as the world's next unconventional energy supply.

    Sep 3, 2013 10:35 AM ET
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