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US poverty worse than previous recessions

The Big Apple and the Splenid New World can also not escape the same problems as its mother-home continent. The U.S. Census Bureau announced on Tuesday September 13  that in 2010, median household income declined, the poverty rate increased and … Continue reading

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Welfare state and Poverty in Flanders #8 Work

Poverty evolution in Flanders 8.     Work Work-related factors were the principal explanations given as to why people were poor or excluded from society, the three main reasons being long-term unemployment (35 % of respondents giving it as one of up … Continue reading

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