Features by Stephan Richter
Posted In: General Electric, Catholic church, ceo
Which has had fewer leadership changes in the last 100 years: The Catholic Church or General Electric?
Posted In: poverty, global economy, working poor
How many of the world's 3.1 billion workers live on just $1.25 per day -- the global poverty line as defined by the World Bank?
Posted In: corruption, Russia, China, India
When it comes to public sector corruption, which of the BRIC countries -- Brazil, Russia, India, and China -- ranks the best and the worst?
Posted In: exports, South Korea, China, Germany
Find out which country exports 56 percent of its GDP each year.
Posted In: quiz, poverty
With nearly 50 million Americans living beneath the poverty line, we put poverty into perspective with today's quiz.
Posted In: quiz, Hurricane Sandy, natural disasters
Three months after 'Superstorm' Sandy ripped through the Northeast, the Senate has approved $50 billion in emergency relief. The high cost of natural disasters is the subject of today's quiz.
Posted In: economic growth, GDP
When it comes to economic growth, is the U.S. more like China or like Europe?
Posted In: income inequality
When it comes to income inequality is the United States more like Iran or France?
Posted In: European Union, Nobel Prize, war, quiz
The European Union, and the euro -- for all its faults -- has been credited with keeping the continent relatively peaceful of late. And European peace is the subject of our quiz this morning.
Posted In: car, China, energy
What would the world's roads look like if countries like China and India caught up with the United States?