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The $2 Billion Market for Passports

As migration and inequality continue to get significant attention from the U.S. presidential candidates, it is worth noting a rising phenomenon at …

Curiosity Takes A Photo Of Earth From Martian Surface

Earlier today, NASA released this photo of Earth in the Martian sky as seen by the Mars rover <i>Curiosity</i>. The photo was taken just after the Martian sunset on January 31, 2014. Look closely, and you can also see the Moon, just below the Earth.<p>The picture was taken with <i>Curiosity</i>‘s MastCam, but if …

Fiat 500

Gucci Celebrates Fashion's Night Out With Fiat 500 By Gucci American Debut, America’s first chic baby car.

The Economist on Twitter: "Today's #Dailychart is our interactive guide to the world's housing markets. View via http://t.co/nZBGWBoqjE http://t.co/N6edLJEl5c"

New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>Replying to @<b>TheEconomist</b><p>“@<b>TheEconomist</b>: Global housing market. Britain looking a tad toppy.... …

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What is the world's favourite holiday destination?

<b>For many people the holiday season has arrived. Where do those travelling abroad go? UN figures suggest that France had more foreign visitors than any other country in 2012, while the most visited capital city is now, according to one study, Bangkok.</b><p>A recent study by the United Nations World …

The London Property Market - Ape to Gentleman

Buying a house in London is a dream for thousands of people across the UK and the allure of the nation’s capital is plain to see and, as you would …

20 Best Dress Shoe Brands For Men

Even today, you can still tell a gentleman by his shoes. Whether deliberate or not, one’s choice in leather dress shoes – Oxford, Derby, monk or …

The Economist on Twitter: "Public trust in the authorities of OECD countries has eroded http://t.co/QtSyceGNow http://t.co/VyNy4Ai8oU"

Stormy seas

America's debt row makes economic policy more uncertain than amid actual war<p>Latest stories<p>How Britain draws its electoral boundaries<p>The Economist …

5 Business Goals Of Content Marketing

We’ve all been there: You land a new client but soon discover he has no idea what your company does — let alone what he actually expects from working with you. This is the client who pisses off your employees, takes up all your time, and makes you go Tony Soprano to get the bills paid.<p>Not …

The Money Mirage: 3 Measures to Define Early Progress and Avoid Temptation

The early stages of a startup are critical in so many ways. So how do you check you’re on track? Sometimes entrepreneurs follow the money, choosing to measure progress as getting funded. Don’t, it might be a mirage.<p>Instead, look at the basics, such as whether you’re getting a product to market that …

What Can We Expect From The Next Decade Of Marketing?

It’s been nearly half a century since Philip Kotler first published his <i>Principles of Marketing</i>, which has defined the practice of millions of professionals worldwide ever since. It’s no stretch to say that before Kotler, there was no true marketing profession.<p>What made Kotler different than what …

#1 London

Location: London, UK<br>5-year MBA gain: $120,700<br>Pre-MBA salary: $77,000<br>2012 salary: $214,000<p>LBS is the most geographically diverse school on our list, drawing at least 8% of the 2014 class from 6 different continents. The school is located in the heart of London, but more than 90% of its students come …

Astonishing Numbers: America's Poor Still Live Better Than Most Of The Rest Of Humanity

There’s a lot of debate (from certain quarters it’s less debate than whining actually) about the increasing inequality in the United States. Sure, maybe it’s true that the country continues to grow but what about the poor and their incomes?<p>And there might even be something worth worrying about in …

DiabetesCare.net

When it comes to obese, type 2 patients losing weight, certified diabetes educator Kathy O'Keeffe believes some primary care providers take a wait …

Oil Wealth Not Always a Blessing

Not every oil rich country is able to pass along that wealth to the locals. Here is a look at the top 10 richest oil nations per-capita. While the smaller countries with low populations will often be made to look the wealthiest at first glance, a deeper look at actual real per capita income, …

Top 50 Colleges With Space And Tuition Discounts

Despite May 1st deadlines, many colleges still have plenty of space for incoming freshmen. The following 50 colleges, ranked by SAT scores, all make Princeton Reviews "Best Colleges" list yet have been unable to attract enough freshmen to fill their classrooms. All offer discounts to advertised …

Men's high-street fashion - in pictures

Rain getting you down? Cheer up with our pick of the best men's high-street buys – and there's not a short nor sandal in sight

Location, Location, Location!

This screen shot is from a villa in France. It probably costs a few million euros to own that living room. But when it comes to real estate values around the world, this villa might be in a great part of the planet, but France's overall real estate values have fallen by 1.6% in the 12 months ending …

Real Estate

A fresh way of looking

IN 2000 Tate Britain scandalised the art world by rearranging its unrivalled collection of British art. Instead of grouping works by schools and …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

Family Friendly Hotels For Globe Trotters

Each year the World Travel Awards (WTA) nominates dozens of hotels to see which will be chosen by travel professionals and consumers as the top in its class. This year, the WTA nominated 16 hotels for the title of World's Leading Family Resort. And the nominees are...