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Cutting out the middle men

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WHEN the workers in the City of London head home each evening, a hidden legion of homeless people shuffles out of the shadows to reclaim their territory. The Square...
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Homelesness - "Roland Fryer, a Harvard economist, has invested more than $6m to test the proposition that paying pupils can improve poor schools. The most successful method was the simplest, in which children in Dallas were rewarded for reading books. Similar schemes are proliferating in the developing world. In Malawi, the World Bank recently gave a trial to the idea of paying adolescent girls to stay in school. That worked, too. Researchers also found that rates of HIV infection were much lower among girls paid to stay in classrooms: one more lesson in the power of responsibility and self-control."

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OIFC : Innovation in Rural India: Treasures from India's Bottom of Pyramid

OIFC : Innovation in Rural India: Treasures from India's Bottom of Pyramid | GIBSIccURATION | Scoop.it
The Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) in India has emerged as a dominant concept in the Indian businesses.
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Educating Millennials About World Poverty Through Twitter [VIDEO] - AllTwitter

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Educating Millennials About World Poverty Through Twitter [VIDEO]
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