INEQUALITY

INEQUALITY

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  1. Patients are seen outside the emergency entrance at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York

    Commentary: The slow destruction of working class life and growth of ‘deaths of despair’

    Deaths in the US could rise again as the structure of the economy shifts after the pandemic, say Anne Case and Angus Deaton.
  2. Insight FY2021 ep 29
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    48:55minutes

    Ep 29: Poverty In Asia: Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is regarded as one of the world’s richest cities, but it is also one of the most unequal cities and the wealth gap is widening. Today, ...
  3. Government to tackle 'serious issue' of inequality from pre-school years: Shanmugam
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    03:23minutes

    Government to tackle 'serious issue' of inequality from pre-school years: Shanmugam

    Inequality is one of the most serious issues facing Singapore today and has to be dealt with or Singapore's society will "fracture", Minister for ...
  4. Income inequality in Singapore at lowest in almost two decades: SingStat | Video
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    03:51minutes

    Income inequality in Singapore at lowest in almost two decades: SingStat | Video

    Household income inequality here last year was at its lowest in almost two decades as median household income grew to S$9,425, according to ...
  5. In Con FY20 Ep 10
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    24:15minutes

    Ep 10: Kristalina Georgieva, the International Monetary Fund's Managing Director

    Nearly 500 million jobs have been lost in the pandemic so far. But is the worst of the recession over? Or are darker days still ahead? In ...
  6. Quest For Prosperity
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    23:32minutes

    Quest For Prosperity

    China is on an arduous long march to eradicate poverty. In Japan, inequalities remain despite economic growth. Our correspondents take a closer ...
  7. In Con FY20 Ep 7
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    23:02minutes

    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 ...
  8. Insight FY2021 ep 18
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    49:53minutes

    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 ...
  9. Protesters against the state's extended stay-at-home order demonstrate in Olympia

    Commentary: COVID-19 will leave many of us poorer and angrier

    Dashed expectations are bad not only for individuals’ health and wellbeing, but also for a society’s functioning, says an observer.
  10. 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, ...