Consulting firm Mercer's 21st annual cost-of-living survey compares data from 207 cities over five continents, based on answers and exchange rates.» Read More
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Here is our list of the 15 of the most influential inventions over the past 50 years, created using a variety of studies as reference points, including ones from Knowledge@Wharton and Popular Mechanics.
These celebrated TV personalities can afford a fabulous home...or two or three. The following homes have price tags ranging from a relatively modest $2.2 million up to $60 million.
We've put together a list of the top 10 richest people in China based on the Hurun Rich List. Find out who are China’s top billionaires and which companies they run.
Who are some of the celebrities who have spent $1 million or more on decadent extravagances? Click to find out!
SimplyHired.com compiled the following list of disappearing jobs by taking the occupations that most consistently declined in the number of job listings over the last eight months. Check it out!
The faster that homes sell, the faster an inventory backlog can be cleared, suggesting heightened demand and an upward trajectory. So, where do homes sell the fastest? Find out!
With data from Thomson Reuters, CNBC.com took a look at which stocks in the S&P 500 have average consensus estimates farthest above their stock prices.
In the wake of the “golden parachute” outrage of the financial crisis, payouts in the form of stock options have become a favored form of compensation for public companies.
Blue Heron Farm, which has served as the Obama family vacation home on Martha’s Vineyard, has just been put on the market with a price tag of $23.7 million.
Check out our list of rookie athletes who received huge paydays to play for major league teams!
Which members of the US Congress have the highest approximate net worth. Check out the list.
We assembled a list of child stars that have moved on from acting (for the most part) to achieve success in other fields—a handful still in the entertainment world. See where they are now.
Many of the conference attendees are considered industry icons for outperforming their peers. Click to see the Hedge Fund elite, and how much money they’re managing.
The event is always about building buzz in the press about designers’ latest collections, but one piece of news was also buzzing in the tents.
Business is booming in the business of nips, tucks, and lifts. What are the most popular cosmetic procedures? Find out!
We’ve put together a list of the world’s 10 biggest auto markets based on forecasted new light-vehicle sales for 2011 from the consulting firm J.D. Power and Associates.
The following celebrities have learned the hard way that success in the business world doesn’t always come easily.
Companies that have dominated the toy market have sometimes rolled out products that may have seemed like a joke to potential buyers. Here are a few examples.
Some California homebuyers want to live in homes that resemble the beautiful residences they admired while abroad, judging by the locations of the following 10 homes.
CNBC's ninth annual study measures all 50 states on more than 60 different metrics.
Trailblazers leveraging the power of technology and innovation to grow their business—and disrupt the competition.
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