The 147 Corporations Controlling Most of the Global Economy
Posted by Unknown Lamer on Monday October 24, @12:10PM
from the free-markets-for-the-rest-of-us dept.
"Researchers at the Swiss Federal Technology Institute in Zurich have identified a 'Capitalist Network' of well-connected companies that control most of the global economy. They further identified the 147 'super-connected' companies that control forty percent or more of the global financial network. If one believes the mega-corporations have most governments of the west in their pockets, does this mean we have a global oligarchy?"
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