Tag Archives: Poverty

Making Fortune on Poverty: JP Morgan’s Big Food Stamp Business

  How JP Morgan Controls Food Stamps:     While most Americans are struggling hard to overcome the hardships of the recession, the profits of national banks continue to rise. JP Morgan is among those cashing-in … and it’s a … Continue reading

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Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It

The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It is a 2007 book by Paul Collier, Professor of Economics at Oxford University, exploring the reasons why impoverished countries fail to progress despite international … Continue reading

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The World Bank | How is #poverty measured?

Do you wonder how we measure poverty? This 3 minute video explains the methodology that they used, how it works and why it is important     Poverty Overview Blog: “Inequality of What” Inclusive Societies More Likely to Enjoy Economic … Continue reading

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Poverty tells many stories (short film)

“When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.” ― Hélder Câmara, Dom Helder Camara: Essential Writings   More quotes about poverty   … Continue reading

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