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The four faces of poverty in region

Thursday, 13 March 2014

The Straits Times

This is an article contribution by Professor Jonathan Rigg from the Department of Geography, NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, where he examined the persistence of poverty in the face of rapid economic expansion in Southeast Asia. He opined that one need to think differently about poverty, how it is measured and experienced, and importantly, how it is tackled. 

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