This needs to be read a over and over, to be sure you get ALL of the points made here.

Why no unicorns…

minimum wage should absolutely be raised. i'm 17 and i make more money than most people working with the minimum wage bc i get paid above it. if every workplace paid as well as mine does, full-time adult workers would be getting the pay they need.

OECD BEPS Action Plan #8 - Typical Ordinary Meaning of "Intangibles"

Transfer Pricing - Art and not Science

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/

OECD inequality report: how do different countries compare?

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/

Employment - Hours worked - OECD Data

Average annual hours worked is defined as the total number of hours actually worked per year divided by the average number of people in employment per year.

British Virgin Islands: The BVI And Cayman Islands Are Tax-Neutral Jurisdictions. What Does This Mean For Your Fund?

British Virgin Islands: BVI Adopts Legislation To Implement The OECD Common Reporting Standard - Offshore News Flash

Greeks working more hours than people in any other European country.

What’s the current state of the economy? Key short-term for trade, wages and

According to the OECD's "Better Life Index," women in Denmark have the most overall life satisfaction...the darker red countries means more satisfied.

The Countries Where Women Have the Best Lives, in Charts

According to the OECD's "Better Life Index," women in Denmark have the most overall life satisfaction.the darker red countries means more satisfied.

This is a graphic, explaining the 'fiscal cliff' that we face. WSJ is counting down the days at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/senate-fiscal-cliff-bickering-spooks-market-2012-11-27?link=sfmw     We have 34 days. OECD predicts a global recession, if our government fails to make a deal.    http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/what-going-over-the-fiscal-cliff-would-mean---/2012/11/11/5cc99fbe-2c2f-11e2-a99d-5c4203af7b7a_graphic.html

This is a graphic, explaining the 'fiscal cliff' that we face. WSJ is counting down the days at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/senate-fiscal-cliff-bickering-spooks-market-2012-11-27?link=sfmw We have 34 days. OECD predicts a global recession, if our government fails to make a deal. http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/what-going-over-the-fiscal-cliff-would-mean---/2012/11/11/5cc99fbe-2c2f-11e2-a99d-5c4203af7b7a_graphic.html

Doing Business is a handy resource that shows the ease/difficulty in doing business in individual countries.  Published annually by the World Bank and now available as a mobile app.

The Doing Business Project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 189 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level.

Across most developed nations, landfill still remains the primary means of waste disposal. Many countries are attempting to minimise the amount of waste going to incinerators and landfill sites by developing recycling programs. In OECD countries, at least, their efforts have had varying degrees of success. Take Germany as a shining [...]

The Countries Winning The Recycling Race [Infographic]

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