Posts Tagged ‘The Economist’

The Big Mac Index

September 15, 2009

In An Alternative Big Mac Index, The Economist cites a report by UBS bank which states that workers in Nairobi must toil longer than works in any other city on earth to earn enough money to buy a Big Mac. This is undoubtedly true, given that a worker in Nairobi would have to buy a plane ticket to reach the nearest McDonald’s, probably somewhere in the Mid East or maybe South Africa.

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