Economics

Why Putin Isn’t on ‘Forbes’ Billionaires List

Why Putin Isn’t on ‘Forbes’ Billionaires List

Forbes released its annual list of the world’s wealthiest people on Monday. The 29th annual ranking found 1,826 billionaires worth a total of $7.05 trillion, but one person about whose wealth many have long speculated, Russian president Vladimir Putin, was notably absent. Forbes is transparent about its methodology: “We value individuals’ assets–including stakes in public and…

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