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Big World. Big Money. Big Mac.

Big World. Big Money. Big Mac.

Justin Sweeney, features writer

February 29, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

With 167 currencies across the planet, currency exchange can be a difficult concept to grasp. While a U.S. dollar may be close in value to a Euro, other currencies, such as the Indonesian Rupiah, have vastly different values altogether. In 1986, The Economist developed the “Big Mac Index” as a g...

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