The 147 Companies That Control Everything

147 companies that are closely allied with world governments and exemplars of crony capitalism.

(From Forbes.com)

Three systems theorists at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich have taken a database listing 37 million companies and investors worldwide and analyzed all 43,060 transnational corporations and share ownerships linking them. They built a model of who owns what and what their revenues are and mapped the whole edifice of economic power.

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