Darity, William A., Jr. (2003). Will the Poor Always Be with Us?. Review of Social Economy, 61(4)
Becky Blank has presented a valuable meditation on the nature of poverty. She offers the voice of genuinely caring economist. The notion of a “caring economist” was not an oxymoron for me, at least not when I first came to economics as an undergraduate at Brown University in 1970. I have grown more cynical over the years, which makes me even more appreciative of the sentiment and ethics implied in the title of Professor Blank’s talk.
Review of Social Economy
Darity, William A., Jr.