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The U.S. Poverty Rate Hit A Record Low — But Don’t Expect It To Stay That Way

This video is part of our series “The Numbers That Defined 2022.” Transcript One of the most important numbers of the year that you might not have heard of is 7.8 percent. That’s the share of Americans who were living in poverty in 2021, accor

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Your chance to have lunch with the FT

The editor and eight journalists up for auction to support the FT’s Financial Literacy and Inclusion Campaign charity

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The hard kind of inflation

And Howard Marks’ sea change

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Struck by the power of the simple invention

“I was really taken aback,” Dr Dilip Mahalanabis recalled of arriving at Bangaon’s city hospital in 1971. Bangaon is now on the border between India and Bangladesh. At that time, though, it was in the middle of a refugee crisis and a vicious cholera outbr

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