Laws banning children from working are often counterproductive. A better approach is to give parents incentives to send their kids to school
Tablets remain a problem in a record-breaking quarter
From Michael Dunn's trial in Florida to discord over open-carry laws in Colorado, the debate about gun control has driven Americans to indulge their worst behavior
The company misses earnings forecasts, drops its 2015 profit goal, and regroups
Chinese millionaires are moving in—and building up—in Arcadia, Calif.
A new book surveys the best places to hide out from the digital world
The two tech giants fight over market share and patents but not over the NBA superstar
Professor Piotr Naskrecki blogged about finding and killing one of the largest type of spider in the world, triggering a barrage of hate mail
Small businesses are changing hands at the fastest pace since the recession
Percent of GDP in Shadow Economy: 72.5*
Official GDP: $20.29 billion**
Labor Force by Occupation:
Agriculture: 55.6 percent
Industry: 8.9 percent
Services: 35.5 percent (2006 est.)
Industries: steel, aircraft, machine tools, electrical appliances, mining (manganese and copper), chemicals, wood products, wine
Exports: scrap metal, wine, mineral water, ores, vehicles, fruits and nuts
*For all slides this figure is the result for 2007.
**All data for population, GDP, labor force by occupation, industries and exports for all captions is from the CIA's World Factbook, 2010 ed.