Publisher: Wesley Krug
This book is about how to reduce poverty and improve global living standards. Topics include economic growth, income inequality, poverty, corruption, causes of the decline of the middle class, sustainable development, emerging technologies, and more. This isn't a textbook, but it's packed with evidence and easy to understand. This is for anyone who cares about how to solve the world's problems.Below is a list of questions answered throughout.Which nations have the best living standards? What are they doing right? Why do rich countries still have so many poor people in them?What caused the decline of the middle class in some nations like the US and UK, but not in others like Switzerland and the Nordic countries?Has capitalism failed? Or have we become more socialist? Are those terms meaningless?Is the government too big? Or not big enough?Is libertarianism a good or bad idea?Why are ...