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14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax For the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization - Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today!

14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax For the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization -

When Sékou Touré of Guinea decided in 1958 to get out of french colonial empire, and opted for the country independence, the french colonial elite in Paris got so furious, and in a historic act of fury the french administration in Guinea destroyed everything in the country which represented what they called the benefits from french colonization. Three thousand French left the country, taking all their property and destroying anything that which could not be moved: schools, nurseries, public administration buildings were crumbled; cars, books, medicine, research institute instruments, tractors were crushed and sabotaged; horses, cows in the farms were killed, and food in warehouses were burned or poisoned. The purpose of this outrageous act was to send a clear message to all other colonies that the consequences for rejecting France would be very high. #1.

. #2. . #3. . #4. . #5. . #6. . #7. 2014 Global Slavery Index - Walk Free Foundation - Global Slavery Index 2014. FINVIZ.com - Stock Screener. Ranking of economies. Economy Rankings Economies are ranked on their ease of doing business, from 1–190.

Ranking of economies

A high ease of doing business ranking means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm. The rankings are determined by sorting the aggregate distance to frontier scores on 10 topics, each consisting of several indicators, giving equal weight to each topic. The rankings for all economies are benchmarked to June 2016. Read the methodology, explaining how the ease of doing business rankings and the distance to frontier measure are calculated (PDF). = Subnational Doing Business data available. file_download print. The World Bank. DbVisualizer - The Universal Database Tool.

Economic, Financial, and Demographic Data. Penn World Tables 6.3. (189 countries, 1950-2007, 2005 as base year) The Penn World Table provides purchasing power parity and national income accounts converted to international prices for 189 countries for some or all of the years 1950-2007.

Penn World Tables 6.3

The European Union or the OECD provide more detailed purchasing power and real product estimates for their countries and the World Bank makes current price estimates for most PWT countries at the GDP level. Please note that CHASS only provides access to the data; we are not involved in the collection or maintenance of the data. Please cite the data as follows: Alan Heston, Robert Summers and Bettina Aten, Penn World Table Version 6.3, Center for International Comparisons of Production, Income and Prices at the University of Pennsylvania, August 2009.

Starting Points: Alphabetical List of Countries PWT 6.3 / National Accounts Alphabetical List of Countries PWT Previous editions Other Resources. Public data. Indicateurs de développement humain Rapport sur le développement humain 2013, Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement Les données utilisées pour calculer l'Indice de développement humain (IDH) et autres indices composites présentés dans le Rapport sur le développement humain ...

public data

Eurostat, Indicateurs démographiques Eurostat. UNdata. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. CIFP - Country Indicators for Foreign Policy. Publications and documents. GuideStar nonprofit reports and Forms 990 for donors, grantmakers and businesses.

Economagic: Economic Time Series Page.