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  6. How Globalization Affects Developed Countries

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  1. What governments have used the human development index (HDI) to set policy?

    Learn more about what the Human Development Index (HDI) entails, and find out how governments use this index to set and evaluate ...
  2. What are the key metrics of the human development index (HDI)?

    Learn the three key metrics that comprise the U.N. Human Development Index and how metric measurement differs in the United ...
  1. What Countries Get For Their High Taxes

    Are there advantages to having the highest taxes in the world? Let's take a look ...
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