Lara El Feghaly
Lara El Feghaly
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Meet Eike Batista, Who Can Tell You What It's Like to Lose $15 Billion

Once the richest man in Brazil, Eike Batista has lost more than half his fortune. Amid Brazil's financial troubles, it may soon get even worse.

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NSA PRISM Leaks: Turns Out the EU Doesn't Like When We Spy On Them

The U.S. and EU were on track to sign a historic trade pact. Then Germany found out that we've been spying on them. Oops.

G8 Summit 2013: The G8 Talks About Transparency, But Do They Really Want It?

The recent G8 summit focused on the so-called "three T's" — trade, taxes, and transparency — but whether the world's eight most powerful economies really want transparency is anyone's guess.
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Is Student Debt Going to Be the New Subprime Mortgage Crisis?

Student debt, like the national debt, is a cumulative process that has only gotten worse over the years. Could debt forgiveness be the solution to the problem?
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Money Can't Buy Happiness, So We Should Rank Countries By Both

Currently, nations are ranked according to their economy. But does focusing on a country's wealth overlook whether their citizens are miserable?