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Scandinavian tax revenues as a % of GDP, 1965–2013

Peltzman was right! Scandinavian growth in the size of government stopped in the early 1980s.

Figure 1: Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish tax revenues as a percentage of GDP, 1965–2013

Source: OECD StatExtract.

Economic History

Every space mission over the past 50 years.

A depiction of every space mission over the past 50 years.

In higher resolution: bit.ly/14O97ud http://t.co/qocFdUIOn2
Max Roser (@MaxCRoser) May 08, 2015

Economic History

Facebook started 10 years ago today

10 years ago today Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerberg and his college friends http://t.co/IVFDFvu2VM
History Pics (@HistoryPixs) February 04, 2014

Economics Of Media And Culture

Wealth of Nations: Part III.III

Oh my goodness it’s been a while and I’m truly and dearly sorry. So lets call it what it is and move on the next chapter in or reading odyssey! 492 more words

Adam Smith