So there are 10 billion tons of carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere every year. But who's exactly producing it and in what quantities?
Children of entrepreneurs are not only two to three times more likely to open their own business - according to a new paper based on surveys in Europe, Canada and the U.S. - but they also report being happier than their less-entrepreneurial peers.
Former heads of state from Mexico, Peru, and Spain, along with international business leaders, will discuss the role that private sector plays in adding to the competitiveness of the region.
The event will take place on November 27, 2007 in Washington, DC at Georgetown University. RSVP is required.
No, this has nothing to do with the subprime mortgage debacle. The global financial services firm decided to follow in the steps of other giants such as Morgan Stanley, HSBC and Deutsche Bank and to enter the micro-finance field.
As usual on Fridays, from Raj Nallari and Breda Griffith's lecture notes.
Land Inequality and Education
Geo, a new tool (still Beta) to provide easy access to country data, including projects, news and statistics.