billionaires

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The world on a billionaire’s budget

BY: - July 30, 2020

The world’s wealthiest are prospering. As of February 2017, there were about 2,000 billionaires in the world. This micro-elite controls over US$7.6 trillion, an increase of 18% from 2016. A billionaire’s spending power is difficult to grasp, both because most people do not correctly intuit large numbers, and because a billion dollars far outstrips most […]

Memorial Day, ICU beds, billionaires, and coronavirus in Africa: Catching Our Eye

BY: - May 25, 2020

Each day in our newsletter, we are highlighting stories and commentary from other media big and small throughout Ohio and the nation. If you’d like to get this feature directly to your inbox, please sign up for our newsletter here.  Catching Our Eye: Memorial Day This Memorial Day, as we pay tribute to those who gave […]