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Saturday 21 Jul 2018 | 19:41 | SYDNEY

Monday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


7 July 2008 17:27

  • The Fund for Peace has released its 2008 Failed States Index. (H/t Jotman.) 
  • For the 'resilience' file: the NY Times says internet failures are less frequent but increasingly costly.  
  • Goldman Sachs lists ten things India can do to be 40 times bigger by 2050 than it is today. (H/t GSI Online.)
  • Thailand and the Millenium Development Goals: Thai politics is messy, but it works, according to New Mandala.
  • The NY Times says dirigibles may be making a comeback. A German company went down this road quite recently, but failed to find commercial interest. Its airship hangar, outside Berlin, is now one of the world's biggest indoor tourist resorts.

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