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US poverty fell in 2020 as government support offset pandemic damage

US poverty fell in 2020 as government support offset pandemic damage

Census US poverty fell in 2020 as government support offset pandemic damage Figures released by Census Bureau showing drop in poverty rate to 9.1% bolster arguments about effectiveness of state intervention Amanda Holpuch in New York @holpuch Tue 14 Sep 2021 13.26 EDT Last modified on Tue 14 Sep 2021 13.44 EDT US poverty fell […]

Bangladesh Reopens Economy Despite Covid Third Wave

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Bangladesh Reopens Economy Despite Covid Third Wave

The government is lifting a lockdown despite warnings from health experts that the outbreak could worsen.

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Covid Aid Programs Spur Record Drop in Poverty

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The most comprehensive study yet of the federal response to the pandemic shows huge but temporary benefits for the poor — and helps frame a larger debate over the role of government.This post was originally published on this site

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