TITLE

The wealth of nations

AUTHOR(S)
Dentzer, S.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/4/92, Vol. 112 Issue 17, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the third annual report of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), dealing with the widening gap between rich and poor, applies to a world-wide trend. The two prime causes for the growing divide; How education pays; How national policies only worsen the problem; How world trade can help.
ACCESSION #
9205042060

 

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