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Poverty

A country bordered by a global tourism hotspot and two of the world’s fastest growing economies may sound favourably placed to capitalise on an array of trade links, the demand for labour and the influx of disposable income. With China predicted as the next superpower, India attracting service jobs from western businesses and Thailand reaping the economic benefits of tourism, the neighbours are doing well. Yet Burma, the second largest country in South East Asia, remains one of the poorest nations on earth.

The Figures
A History of Bad Decisions
Poor Economic Policy

The Figures

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