Friday, February 19, 2010

Did You Get Your Year-End Bonus And Do God's Work?

“High unemployment and widespread restructuring will continue to characterize the global economy for the next several years. Already, the crisis has provoked large-scale human suffering. Some 64 million more people around the world are expected to be living on less than a $1.25 per day by the end of 2010, and between 30,000 and 50,000 more infants may have died of malnutrition in 2009 in Sub-Saharan Africa, than would have been the case if the crisis had not occurred.”

The World Bank “Global Economic Prospects 2010: Crisis, Finance, and Growth” February 2010.

The World Bank's new ADePT Software Platform for Automated Economic Analysis and Poverty and Inequality Research


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