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Since 2008, too, the proportion of people in extreme poverty population has fallen steadily
2016/10/09 07:16
But keeping up the momentum will be difficult
2016/10/09 07:16
In general, poverty can be reduced through higher overall GDP growth or by better distributing the economic gains
2016/10/09 07:17
There won’t be enough growth to reach the end of poverty goal by 2030 even with very optimistic trajectories of growth
2016/10/09 07:17
China, Indonesia and India have brought the largest numbers of people out of poverty since the crisis.
2016/10/09 07:18
The poor in Greece saw the largest income drop—an average of 10% per year. Other countries where the incomes of the poorest 40% fell were Croatia, Ireland, Israel and Latvia.
2016/10/09 07:20
today, over half of the world’s poorest live in sub-Saharan Africa, a region which has struggled to improve
2016/10/09 09:10