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  1. Insight FY2021 ep 18
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    Ep 18: Poverty In Asia: The Philippines

    The people in the Philippines are suffering from one of the toughest and longest lockdowns in the world, slipping the economy into its worst ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Rio de Janeiro

    Commentary: COVID-19 is worsening the middle income trap

    Governments of middle-income countries cannot afford a 'whatever it takes' response, and will do whatever they can - which still won't be enough, ...
  3. In Con FY20 Ep 7
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    Ep 7: Raghuram Rajan, India's Former Central Bank Governor

    Lost generation? Pandemic lockdowns aren't just making people jobless, in poorer countries it is taking children out of school and they may never ...
  4. Working from home  during the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Working from home raises questions about US inequality: Fed panel

    In a shift that some experts believe exacerbates already deep inequalities in the U.S. economy, more Americans than ever are working from home, ...
  5. A child is seen in Karachi, Pakistan -- the majority of children at risk of poverty live in South

    Commentary: This is the face of Generation COVID-19

    As international aid dries up, the world’s most disadvantaged students may find themselves left behind when it comes to education, say Abiy Ahmed ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President, Bostic speaks with Reuters in Stanford

    Amid national debate on race, Fed's Bostic sees central bank role on inequality

    A rising stock market alongside 11per cent unemployment has put the U.S. Federal Reserve in a quandary amid the national debate over racial and ...
  7. Protests across the US over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis (8)

    Commentary: Protests in the US are a broader critique of Trump and what he represents

    A vast underclass of increasingly indebted, socially immobile Americans are revolting against a system that has failed it, says Nouriel Roubini.
  8. Women are pictured wearing protective face masks and face shields

    Commentary: COVID-19 is likely to worsen gender inequality in Asia

    Previous pandemics show that women are worse-off in terms of economic security and job opportunities, say observers.
  9. President of the Federal Reserve Bank on Minneapolis Neel Kashkari speaks during an interview in Ne

    Fed officials stress need to factor in structural inequities when evaluating economy

    Policymakers need to keep diversity and structural racial inequalities in mind when analyzing the labor market and other measures of the economy, ...