EppsNet Archive: Socioeconomics

I’ve Solved the Problem of Economic Inequality

Instead of “economic inequality,” let’s call it “economic diversity.” Then it’s a good thing, right? Read more →

The War on Poverty is 50 Years Old

The New York Times has an update from McDowell County, West Virginia, on how the War on Poverty is going after 50 years . . . Of West Virginia’s 55 counties, McDowell has the lowest median household income, $22,000; the worst childhood obesity rate; and the highest teenage birthrate. It is also reeling from prescription drug abuse. The death rate… Read more →