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Japanese Landscape Decal Sticker | Nippon Style | Inspiring Vinyl Poster Japan Nipponic Samurai Bamboo Manga Temple Sushi Rising Sun 日本 by BrutalVisual 12.50 EUR Japan (or Nihon) is an island country in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan the East China Sea China Korea and Russia stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. The kanji that make up Japan's name mean "sun origin" and it is often…
INEQUALITY between rich & poor - of all countries tracked - have increased most in Germany & the US since 1985 says OECD report, meaning MOST of the wealth & income gains have gone to the top small percentage of people & not shared w/ the poor. The US ranks #17 & Germany #18 of 34 for Life Satisfaction. Spain's inequality decreased more than any country since 1985. http://www.oecd.org/social/inequality.htm http://www.oecdbetterlifeindex.org/topics/life-satisfaction/
Upward mobility in U.S.. The relationship between father-son earnings is tighter in the United States than in most peer OECD countries, meaning U.S. mobility is among the lowest of major industrialized economies.... An elasticity of 0.47 found in the United States offers much less likelihood of moving up than an elasticity of 0.18 or less, as characterizes Finland, Norway, and Denmark. In U.S., people make money the old fashioned way: they inherit it.
Joseph Stiglitz talks about going beyond GDP: Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz talked about the new means of measuring progress well-being and sustainability during a recent visit to the OECD. For more info visit: www.oecd.org/betterlifeinitiative