|From the department of “does correlation equal causation?” we find this absolutely fascinating chart via FreeExchange:
To paraphrase Kanye, I ain’t sayin’ I’m a golddigger, but I ain’t messin’ with no broke sovereigns. Would also like to see a chart of how many nations’ leaders leave the G20 conference and drive off in a Hyundai because I probably wouldn’t invest in their debt either.
Obviously the fact that this is presented with no explanation ups the amusement factor. I’ll leave it up for debate whether:
– countries where noone wants to move out of their parents’ digs until they are in their 30s or 40s are reflective of laziness and lack of ambition
h/t @dutch_book on the twitters for the link!