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    Morocco gets the honors for "most improved", while Korea enters the top 10. Singapore, Hong Kong, New Zealand, US and Denmark still rule. read more »
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    Which are the world’s most expensive cities? The cities included on this interactive map are from a 2009 study by the UBS, which tracked the ups and downs of various places in the wake of the financial crisis. read more »
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    From the brains behind Iran's Green Revolution to the economic Cassandra who actually did have a crystal ball, they had the big ideas that shaped our world. Read on to see the 100 minds that mattered most in the year t read more »
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    Power. The ultimate aphrodisiac. An absolute corrupter. A mistress. But how can one measure power? Can one really compare the influence of a journalist with that of a terrorist? read more »
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    Russia is yet another country that is quite interesting to compare against the US across may dimensions. It's growing fast, rich in energy and has a declining population. read more »
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    World Bank's current mission is to fight poverty by means of financing states. It is essentially a big lender, with $24 billion of loans outstanding. Here's a chart that details the exact purposes of those loans. read more »
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    The ranking, compiled by the World Economic Forum, places the UK at the top of a fanking of 55 of the world’s largest financially-focused countries. read more »
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    Ever considered moving to another country? Here's a comparison of tax rates around the globe. If taxes are a factor, avoid Slovenia, India, Italy and Sweden. Consider Switzerland instead. read more »
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    The US Dollar is the most recognizable currency in the world, but it is also probably one of the most boring. Here's a visual guide to what other currencies look like today. read more »
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    This chart illustrates the trading volume, deficit and surplus of the US with its major trading partners. Yes, there are countries vs. which we have a surplus: Netherlands, Belgium, UK and Turkey. read more »
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    A UBS report published this week offers a handy guide to how long it takes an average person to earn the price of a Big Mac in 73 cities. Fast-food junkies are best off in Chicago: Just 12 minutes. read more »
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    The world's least-developed regions, 49 countries 33 of of which are in Africa, will double in population between now and 2050, to 1.7 billion. These are the countries with lowest human development indicators. read more »

    

     

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