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Migration Pressures: A Few Numbers

Image courtesy fdecomite (Flickr)After displaying admirable openness to those in distress, Germany may be reaching its limit, imposing temporary border controls to manage migrant flows. Still, Germany says it will accept half a million refugees a ...

New global e-readiness rankings

The Economist Intelligence Unit released its 2006 e-readiness rankings yesterday. The index is a measure of a country’s readiness for e-business, judged by Internet access, broadband penetration, innovation, information security, and other ...

World economies to 2050: a wealthier planet

PriceWaterhouseCoopers has released a study of potential growth in the world’s 17 largest economies out to the year 2050. The study forecasts the eclipse of the current developed economies. The E7, largest emerging market economies (China, ...