More than 600 million people live in low-elevation coastal areas, less than 30 feet above sea level.
Countries facing steep import tariffs are also likely to sue the U.S. for compensation, experts say.
Republicans called the proposal "backwards" and "cannibalistic, zero-sum scenario," while farm lobbying groups warned of serious consequences if President Donald Trump broke a promise to farmers.
Neil Buchanan writes that behavioral economists have shown people "consistently behave in ways that defy economic theory."
Since 2014, the U.S. slowly has been transforming into an exporter of commodities rather than an exporter of capital goods.
Why do women tend to pay significantly more for deodorant, haircuts, and dry cleaning than men?
Numerai has established the highest paid data science competition in the world.
Government investment would give workers and contractors more money to spend.
It must be exhausting for Republicans to have to remember so many alternative facts.
The proposed law is designed to make it easier for small businesses to get loans.
Almost four in ten voters backed Modi's party in India's biggest state, Uttar Pradesh.
Somalia's currency collapsed after the outbreak of civil war.