"Bear market falls since 1960" – graphic from The Australian Financial Review, December 2008

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Bianco Research data, graphic from The Australian Financial Review in 2008. The figures are inflation-adjusted. The last item is for the bank bail-outs.

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Graphic from The Australian Financial Review in 2008 illustrating the shifting mix of global GDP. Note the reduction and now increase of the GDP of India and China. The Unites States is stabilising and Western Europe has shrunk.

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United States gross domestic product (GDP) relative to world GDP, October 2007. The red line going down is United States GDP as a percentage of global GDP.

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Biggest research and development spenders, Booz Allen Hamilton study in 2006.

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Household debt and interest paid in Australia 1988-2008

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World’s tallest buildings.

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