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17 countries with the lowest tax rates in the world

The group analysed data including levels of corruption, inflation, and policy stability to compile a picture of virtually every country.<p>One of the indicators the WEF uses is a country's tax burden, with lower scores indicating higher competitiveness<p>To measure tax it uses the World Bank's total tax …

Why the next 20 years will see a lot less technological disruption than the past 20

“The internet is still at the beginning of its beginning,” writes Wired co-founder and Silicon Valley guru Kevin Kelly in his new book <i>The Inevitable</i>. Kelly argues that adding machine intelligence to everyday objects — a process he calls “cognifying” — “would be hundreds of times more disruptive to …

The SDR is poised to become the de facto global reserve currency

Less than a year after Obama's declaration of a new currency war, the IMF released a paper that is a blueprint for implementation of a new global reserve currency called the Special Drawing Right (SDR), or world money.<p>On December 1, 2015, the IMF announced that the Chinese yuan would be included in …

Anti-Economics from The Economist

When I was younger, folks in the policy community joked that <i>BusinessWeek</i> was the “anti-business business weekly” because its coverage of the economy …

Economics

The countries where ISIS recruiting is most effective might surprise you

There are plenty of reasons to visit Finland: The sunlit evening skiing, the saunas, the gorgeous views of the Northern Lights, the food scene, …