09 April 2013

Perspective on Global Poverty


The transfer of resources bit from poor to rich deserves some further attention in terms of how the numbers are determined, but it is an interesting video to watch just to see how much wealth is concentrated in so few people.

Data sources listed with the video:

https://infocus.credit-suisse.com/app...
http://hdr.undp.org/en/reports/global...
http://www.oecd.org/dac/stats/final20...
http://iff.gfintegrity.org/iff2012/20...
http://data.worldbank.org/data-catalo...
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11...
Pollin, Robert. 2003. Contours of Descent: US Economic Fractures and the Landscape of Global Austerity. New York: Verso.

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