The World's Most Disproportionately Rich Leaders

By Derek Thompson

Kenya cleans up.


As Megan noted earlier today, official compensation offers an incomplete picture of the full benefits of a job. This is especially true for the job of "most powerful figure in the country." For example, the official bennies of the office of President of Russia are worth quite a bit more than the equivalent of a U.S. law associate, I imagine.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2010/07/the-worlds-most-disproportionately-rich-leaders/59216/