Development

It is inequality, although not only that

Inequality, direct result of the accelerated process of economic concentration, lies in the basis of the crisis that currently strikes affluent countries. Its impact transcends the ethic, the unfair and …

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Is the world burning?

Let us say this clearly: the world is burning but not only because of the great global crisis that is hitting wealthy countries and threatens to spread to the rest …

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Neither trickle down, nor spillover

Water covers nearly three-quarters of the earth’s surface and the poor represent a similar percentage of the world’s population (To set the record straight, I do not use the term …

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Growing and Distributing at the Same Time

Some maintain that sustained growth is the best strategy to ensure general well-being and reduce inequity and poverty. This insistently repeated claim hides half-truths and other critical issues: the point …

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