Tag Archives: poverty

India’s National ID: Entitlement to a Number

Will a new national ID actually fix any of India’s problems?

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India: Combating Poverty With Technology?

Can tech-based solutions, like a new national identity card system, really fix India’s poverty challenges?

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America’s 50-Year War on Poverty

Key figures on poverty in the United States, five decades after President Johnson launched his “war.”

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New Approaches to Inequality

Thinking beyond traditional economics perspectives to address inequality.

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Liberia: The True Cost of Education

Mercy Womeh breaks rocks for less than four U.S. dollars a day to afford education to lift herself from poverty in Liberia.

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The U.S. Abandons the World’s Poor at the WTO

Does allowing India and other poor countries to help farmers and consumers really distort global markets?

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Living Where You Don’t Make the Rules (Part I)

Faith and cultural change in the age of globalization.

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How the U.S. Replicates Its Moneyed Elite

Despite high achievement, low-income students don’t attend elite colleges.

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Just the Facts: Nigeria’s Oil Thieves

A dangerous game plays out in Africa’s most populous nation.

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Brazil: An Object of History — or a Subject?

Brazil must act decisively to become a leader or be relegated to an object of history.

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