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The MOST important research on global poverty eradication I've ever seen...

Are you ready for it?

It will take 100 years for the world’s poorest people to earn $1.25 a day

I’ll just repeat that.

It will take 100 years for the world’s poorest people to earn $1.25 a day… 685 more words

Changing Perceptions

Are modern corporations blurring the lines between "industries"?

I found this thought-provoking article today:

Carmakers are afraid of Apple. YouTube, Netflix, and Amazon are upending the television industry. Skype, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, and others have changed consumers’ notions of how – and how much it costs – to communicate with one another.

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Investing

Features of the PROUT Economy

PROUT (Progressive Utilization Theory) is based on values and social objectives that enhance the welfare of all. The PROUT economic system aims to bring about equilibrium and equipoise in all aspects of socio-economic life, and so advance the integrated progress of human society. 2,742 more words

Economics

Has it Ever Worked?

I know in my last post, I had promised I would soon discuss why democracies fail. At the risk of alienating my one reader, I’m going to go on a tangent and discuss something else – whether democracy has ever really worked, or if it has just stolen the credit for the benign circumstances under which growth flourished. 1,473 more words

Authoritarianism

Jamaicans speak about " Fish back" with Cliff !

IMPACT: “Rainforrest wi buy it, not even dawg want it fi eat ..but wa wi fi do? Wi cyaa dead” – Vendor Downtown speaking to…

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Politics

Chicken back fat now on sale , as poverty bites Jamaicans.

As poverty continues to gallop under the austerity brought on by the PNP after over 22 years of leadership, the Jamaican population have to keep finding creative ways to survive. 210 more words

Economics