Post Profile

Which countries REALLY win the Olympics?

Olympic medal counts don’t really show you which nation was the most successful, because larger countries have a huge advantage. There’s a better way to measure a nation’s Olympic success.
read more


Related Posts

The 20 Most Successful Countries At The Summer Olympics

Sports : Business Insider: Sports Page

The 2012 Summer Olympics begin on July 27th, and the United States will try to lead all countries in medals won for the fifth straight Olympics. Team USA has won far more medals than any country in the history of the competition, bu...

Olympic medal count 2016: United States will finish miles ahead of the field

Sports / Baseball : Baseball Nation

American success at the Rio Olympics is coming into sharp focus. It's been a foregone conclusion for more than a week that the United States would finish the 2016 Summer Olympics with a higher medal total than any other country. But...

Brazil Back To Its Crisis: Rousseff's Impeachment Trial To Follow Successful Rio Olympics

News / International Affairs : Huffington Post: World Blog

In the end, most Brazilians saw the Rio Olympics as a waste of money well worth it for bringing the country a measure of hope and joy -- none greater than winning the first gold medal in man's soccer to complete the nation's unsurpa...

What Education Can Learn From The Medal Count Debate

Education / Education Industry News : This Week In Education

Which is the better way to measure a nation's Olympic success -- its number of gold medals or its number of medals over all -- and what does that say about your views on education? The Chinese think that the...

Adjusting for population, these were the most successful countries at the Rio Olympics

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Money Game

While the United States dominated the overall medal count, several smaller countries punched above their weight in the Rio Olympics. We took the final medal counts from Google and 2015 population estimates from the United Nations an...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC