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The best way to fix child poverty in the US is to give poor kids free money

In an era when upward economic mobility seems increasingly hard to achieve, the idea of instituting a universal basic income (UBI) is all the rage in policy circles around the globe. 932 more words

But @EleanorAingeRoy child poverty has not changed much in 20 years

Today in the Guardian writing on trends in family poverty New Zealand, Eleanor Roy said that

The fact that twice as many children now live below the poverty line than did in 1984 has become New Zealand’s most shameful statistic.

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Labour Economics

Street children are a part of modern Nepalese society

Lalitpur, Nepal: The toe of a homeless child pokes out from a sack as he sleeps on the street.

Child Labour

Consultation on ending Child Poverty

Key dates – Monday 8 August to Friday 30 September

This consultation sets our proposals for a Child Poverty Bill for Scotland that will:

o Enshrine in legislation the Scottish Government’s ambition to eradicate child poverty. 56 more words

The 'hollowing' of the American middle class

The 'hollowing' of the American middle class. #DemsInPhilly https://t.co/zSk3mdFLLU

— Carroll Doherty (@CarrollDoherty) July 26, 2016

The present rate of technology adoption is nearly a vertical line —@

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Economic History

Child Advocacy: Poverty and Ethnicity Part I

Child abuse has been one of the most discussed topics in various national and international forums. Recent studies conducted have highlighted new models in the context of child abuse with respect to poverty and ethnic orientation. 207 more words

Social Justice