Waylaid Dialectic

March 30, 2014

Economic Growth Does Not Help Reduce Child Malnutrition?

Filed under: Economic Development — terence @ 12:25 pm

That seems to be the conclusion of this new study in the Lancet. Or to put it another way – this is evidence to suggest that improving the welfare of the least well off in society requires direct action. Although – worth noting they do find a significant negative correlation between level of wealth and level of welfare. It’s just not there in data on changes.

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