In Russia, millions make you

Oct 09, 2013

Turning their attention away from the U.S. for a moment, the Wall Street Journal wonders Who Wants to Be a Russian Billionaire? Judging by that approval rating, possible Congress? David Crawshaw there wrote, “Some 35% of Russia's wealth is held by just 110 people, report finds.” Colleague Spencer Jakab said, “Some incredible stats here on Russian billionaires by @lalpert1 (and it probably misses a few, eg Putin & co).” David Gelles at the New York Times called them “the .00000001%.” Philip Ewing from Politico added, “Putin grimly eyes vast majority of his own population: ‘I must break you.’”

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