GDP growth in Europe - 2016 forecasts

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A nice chart from The Economist shows that Finland is projected to recover from its recession, and Sweden is expected to do as well as many parts of Eastern Europe.

Also, there was much talk not so long ago that sanctions against Russia would have a devastating impact on Central-Eastern Europe -- and it never happend.

How the wealth of billionaires has quadrupled

This chart from Caroline Freund's presentation (based on her new book) shows: In both advanced and emerging markets, billionaires have recovered from the Great Recession. Taking...

Income inequality in China: two contradictory statistics

A chart from this IMF working paper shows that looking at the popular "Income share of the top 1%" metric can be misleading. By...