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The Network of Global Corporate Control

  • Stefania Vitali,

    Affiliation: Chair of Systems Design, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • James B. Glattfelder,

    Affiliation: Chair of Systems Design, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • Stefano Battiston mail

    sbattiston@ethz.ch

    Affiliation: Chair of Systems Design, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • Published: October 26, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025995

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 28 Oct 2011 at 17:46 GMT

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Publication: The Mark
Title: “Global Economic Concentration Leaves 147 Corporations in Charge | The Mark”
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Publication: New Scientist
Title: “Revealed - the capitalist network that runs the world - physics-math - 19 October 2011 - New Scientist”
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Publication: This Magazine
Title: “147 corporations control 40 percent of the global economy, say scientists | This Magazine”
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Publication: Forbes
Title: “The 147 Companies That Control Everything - Forbes”
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Publication: Boing Boing
Title: “Densely-linked cluster of 147 companies control 40% of world's total wealth - Boing Boing”
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Publication: Pacific Free Press
Title: “The Capitalist Network Ruling the World”
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jnode replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 29 Oct 2011 at 16:46 GMT

Publication: The Huffington Post
Title: "'Super-Entity' Of 147 Companies Controls 40 Per Cent Of World's Economy, Study Claims"
http://www.huffingtonpost...

Publication: The Daily Mail
Title: "Does one 'super-corporation' run the global economy? Study claims it could be terrifyingly unstable"
http://www.dailymail.co.u...

Publication: CNBC
Title: "The Super-Entity That Rules the World"
http://www.cnbc.com/id/45...

Publication: slashdot.org
Title: "The 147 Corporations Controlling Most of the Global Economy"
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Publication: moneywatch.com
Title: "Report: Who Really Controls Global Economy?"
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Publication: ScienceNews
Title: "Financial world dominated by a few deep pockets "
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Publication: World Radio Switzerland
Title: "Researchers reveal 147 companies rule the economy"
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In German:

Publication: Der Tages-Anzeiger
Title: "'Too connected to fail'"
http://www.tagesanzeiger....

Publication: Die Welt
Title: "Diese Firmen bestimmen Schicksal der Weltwirtschaft"
http://www.welt.de/wirtsc...

Publication: Frankfurter Rundschau
Title: "147 Unternehmen kontrollieren die Welt"
http://www.fr-online.de/w...

Publication: Die Sueddeutsche Zeitung
Title: "Wenige Konzerne lenken Weltwirtschaft"
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Publication: Der Tages-Anzeiger
Title: "Wenn 147 Konzerne die ganze Wirtschaft kontrollieren"
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Publication: Fast Company's Co. Design
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Publication: European Commission CORDIS
Title: “European Commission : CORDIS : News : FP7 News : Researchers spotlight global corporate control”
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PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Dec 2011 at 18:22 GMT

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Publication: Le Monde
Title: “Un noeud de 147 sociétés au coeur de l'économie mondiale”
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jnode replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 13 Jan 2012 at 10:11 GMT

The following articles represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Nature
Title: “Control of super-corporations”
http://www.nature.com/nat...

Publication: Forbes
Title: “The 147 Companies That Sort Of Control Sort of Everything: Full List Revealed”
http://www.forbes.com/sit...

Older articles:

Publication: Business Insider
Title: “REVEALED: The Capital Network That Runs The World”
http://articles.businessi...

Publication: La Repubblica
Title: “Un pugno di società controlla il mondo - Ecco la rete globale del potere finanziario”
http://www.repubblica.it/...

Publication: Badische Zeitung
Title: “147 Konzerne beherrschen 40 Prozent der Weltwirtschaft”
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Publication: Vanguardia
Title: “Los hilos del poder económico”
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Publication: RT.com
Title: “It’s not a conspiracy! Elite controls global economy”
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Publication: Lenta
Title: “Системные аналитики из Цюриха нашли "мировую закулису"”
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Publication: Project Censored
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Title: “Prensa argentina para todo el mundo: La noticia más censurada N° 6: 147 corporaciones controlan la economía del mundo occidental”
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