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developed country

an economically advanced country the economy of which is characterized by large industrial and service sectors, high levels of gross national product and INCOME PER HEAD. See Fig. 51 . See STRUCTURE OF INDUSTRY, DEVELOPING COUNTRY, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
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Needless to add the cleverer among the Third World multilateral diplomatists found it to their personal advantage to play to the tune of the industrialized world by helping to prolong the debate.
New in this edition is the existential threat to global supply chains from political forces, now including the militant nationalism and protectionism gripping the industrialized world, as well as the continuing world-wide anti-globalization movement.
That lasted for ten years until 1939 and was the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world up to that time.
has the highest corporate income tax rate in the industrialized world, which causes U.S.
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Incheon, South Korea -- A global fund created to spearhead climate change financing faces a key test at a UN summit this week when it looks to the leaders of the industrialized world to stump up billions of dollars to fill its underflowing coffers.
Analysts say a major challenge for Italy is to increase its chronically low rates of employment and participation in the labor market, which are among the lowest in the industrialized world, especially among women, the young and the elderly.
Although the country still leads the industrialized world in the rate at which it locks up young people, the youth confinement rate in the United States is rapidly declining.
Already, Spain had the highest unemployment ratio in the industrialized world, as the slumping economy failed to absorb the millions of workers cast out of jobs when a property bubble imploded in 2008.
If current trends which have these countries growing at over 8 % while the industrialized world slow down persists through 2050, these countries will again account for close to half of the world economy.