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BusinessWeek Online posted a recent Mercer study listing the "The World's Most Livable Cities", according to such factors as schooling, quality housing, health care, recreational amenities, and environment. And where did Los Angeles rank? Number 55, behind 29th placed San Francisco, 44th ranked Chicago, and 48th placed New York City, when pitted against the rest of the Apartment Therapy family. Check out the other Top 100 cities here.