Daily Archives: May 5, 2009

Tony Barber

Let me tell you, you can learn a lot from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

In its latest social indicators survey, Society at a Glance 2009, the Paris-based OECD discloses that French people spend longer asleep than any other nation that belongs to this elite club of the world’s advanced economies. To be precise, an average French person sleeps for eight hours and 50 minutes every day, a good hour or so more than the average Korean or Japanese. Read more