Tag Archives: GDP

Zuma’s Grand Corruption

South Africa’s clean government activists have prevailed against the former president, but it will take time to undo his damage.

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South Africa’s Economic Troubles Continue

The Zuma era is finally over. What a mess he left behind.

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The Real Reason Why Eastern Europe Wants No Refugees

Despite shrinking populations, Eastern European countries are worried that taking in refugees is socially disruptive while providing no benefit in closing the income gap with Western Europe.

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Can India Surpass China’s Economy by 2050?

9 facts on the economic rise of India after a delayed start.

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Korea’s Ongoing Divide

We wonder: How big is South Korea’s economy compared to that of its northern rival?

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7 Facts: New York, the World’s Second City

New York and the role of urban economies in the United States and the world.

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Wealth Per Person: Where the U.S. Stays Ahead of China

On one metric, China will still trail the U.S. economy for the rest of this century.

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5 Facts: The World’s Largest City

Tokyo stands above the rest as the world’s largest metropolitan economy.

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6 Facts: London’s Economic Clout

London’s economy towers over the rest of the UK.

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India: Getting Back to No. 2

India used to have the world’s second-largest economy. Can it reclaim that position?

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