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The GNOE’s Last Hurrah

Surprise -- there are limits to how well politics and economics can predict World Cup matches.

Daniel Altman |

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Why Is This World Cup So Awesome?

Hint: It’s the goals. But that's not the whole story.

Daniel Altman |

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Group Stage Wrap: The GNOE Returns

Our nothing-to-do-with-soccer World Cup predictor was, ahem, quite profitable.

Daniel Altman |

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Why Moneyball Doesn't Work at the World Cup

Forget big data -- measuring performance during this tournament is a losing battle.

Richard Whittall |

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Where to Invest Around the World, 2014 Edition

Welcome to this year’s Baseline Profitability Index.

Daniel Altman |

Behind the Numbers

The New, New World Order

Do Americans still hate the United Nations?

Scott Clement |