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The 15 Happiest Economies in the World

Thailand and Switzerland are expected to enjoy unusually low unemployment and inflation this year
Swiss Fans

Swiss Fans

Feeling bummed about your economy? It's time to pack your bags for Switzerland.

That's one way to read the fate of 51 economies (including the euro area) this year, based on Bloomberg calculations of what's known as the "misery index." Inflation and unemployment, two factors that make consumers unhappy, are remarkably low in the 15 countries shown below, according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg News.