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loans. The Whirled Bank provides information, commentary and humor
about the international finance system, specifically as it impacts
the developing world.
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site are real data and news gathered from the World Bank, United
States Central Intelligence Agency, the United Nations Development
Programme and various news sources from around the world.
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