CDE OP-EDS ON TAKING POVERTY AND INEQUALITY SERIOUSLY (PART 1)05 Apr 2018, by
High rates of poverty, unemployment and inequality threaten South Africa’s future and are patently unjust. Other developing countries, like India and Brazil, for example, face similar challenges. They all need to think hard about priorities and how to create fairer, more inclusive and more prosperous societies. In a series of op-eds, CDE’s Ann Bernstein argues that ameliorating poverty and a broad commitment to the principles of equal opportunity are important, but developing countries should have a bigger, bolder approach. They should focus on creating the fastest possible expansion of opportunities for the poor. Click here to download the report.