Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Can We Eliminate Subsistence Level Absolute Poverty In the Next 20 Years?

The Economist thinks we’ll get pretty close:

Keep in mind, that while we complain about poverty in the U.S., it is relative rather than absolute poverty. There hasn’t really been any significant population within the U.S. living at the subsistence level in a century.

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