Photo Gallery The End of Hubris

The world's tallest skyscraper is soon to be dedicated in Dubai, against the backdrop of a dramatic financial crisis. is this the end of the age of hubris oor the land of the day after tomorrow?
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Foto: KARIM SAHIB/ AFP
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Foto: KARIM SAHIB/ AFP
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Foto: David Rogers/ Getty Images
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Foto: A3912 Marcus Brandt/ dpa
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Foto: David Cannon/ Getty Images
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Foto: Dan Kitwood/ Getty Images
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Foto: Daniel Berehulak/ Getty Images
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Foto: Dan Kitwood/ Getty Images
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Foto: HO/ REUTERS
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Foto: David Cannon/ Getty Images