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The argument that growth and pro-market policies automatically benefit the poor is "at odds with the evidence," Alston writes. Why? B/c growth benefits the rich. Between 1980 and 2016, the richest 1% captured 27% of total income growth, and in 2017 captured 82% of new wealth.

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