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Migration and the European push-factor

For decades we have exported a Western consumerist dream to the Global South; little wonder migrants now want to share our good fortune, writes Jeremy Seabrook.

Filed in: Europe Globalization Migration Poverty Wealth

Does our money-obsessed world really make us happy?

Life under capitalism is a long way from the image we are sold, says Amit Singh. We need another way.

Filed in: Politics Poverty Society Wealth

The truth about inequality

Wealth is highly concentrated among relatively few very rich people, says Michael Roscoe.

Filed in: Finance Wealth

Work: Why are there so few decent jobs now?

Michael Roscoe examines why there are so few decent jobs at the moment.

Filed in: Finance Wealth

Where does wealth come from?

Michael Roscoe examines what gives money its value.

Filed in: Finance Wealth

Even in difficult times, we can still be happy...

The end of growth doesn’t have to mean the end of prosperity, argues Michael Roscoe.

Filed in: Finance Wealth

Ten steps towards a better world

Things are going to get worse but, argues Michael Roscoe, there are possible solutions.

Filed in: Finance Wealth

The Western way isn’t always the best way

Development – when forced onto poor countries – is a dangerous concept, argues Amit Singh.

Filed in: Development (Aid) NGOs Poverty Wealth

India's gold obsession is increasing the wealth gap

Jaideep Hardikar reports from a country in the grip of gold fever.

Filed in: India Wealth

Stop the gold rush!

Our appetite for the shiny metal is both pointless and dangerous, argues Richard Swift.

Filed in: Environment Mining Wealth

Global inequality is about power, not just wealth

Corporate influence over policy-making damages human rights. Nick Buxton considers the impact of Davos.

Filed in: Corporations Economics Equality Poverty Wealth

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