US business report card in 2017

The USA, rightly, has a reputation for massive success in private enterprise. Vast wealth has amassed within its borders, built …

Lies, damned lies and CPI

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” Benjamin Disraeli, British prime minister (attributed by Mark Twain, …

The billionaire factory

Attention all salesmen of megayachts! For the first time China is home to more billionaires than any other country, pushing …