Category Archives: Finance & economics

‘Our generation is a lost cause’: Spain’s youth struggle to chart a life amid economic crisis

MADRID, Spain – In a country where more than 55 percent of young people are unemployed, even an obsession with bolstering your resume is no guarantee of success. Barbara Victoria Palomares-Romero, 22, is qualified to work in restaurants, nurseries and … Continue reading

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A money ‘black hole’: rich hide at least $21 trillion in tax havens, study shows

Thanks to lax international tax rules the world’s super rich have siphoned at least $21 trillion — more than 50 percent larger than the entire U.S. economy — into secretive tax-free havens, according to a study by UK campaign group Tax … Continue reading

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