Tuesday, February 8, 2011

The Poor Are Getting … Richer

"It's easy to assume, faced with images of continuing destitution in rural Africa and South Asia, that things have just kept getting worse. But they haven't. In fact, over the last two decades the pattern has reversed. The world has got a lot less poor -- and the nature of the poverty that remains has changed in important ways."

The Poor Are Getting … Richer - By Charles Kenny | Foreign Policy

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