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The Problem with Death Tolls

Disaster Relief Donations Track Number of People Killed, Not Survivors

People pay more attention to the number of people killed in a natural disaster than to the number of survivors when deciding how much money to donate to relief efforts. ... More>

Bringing In More Donations to the Cause – At No Extra Cost

Over $50 billion is spent to raise $300 billion in philanthropic donations every year in the U.S. New research shows one way to significantly boost donations at no additional cost. ... More>

Hunger and Hoarding in the Welfare State

Hunger and Hoarding

Suzanne Collins’ futuristic trilogy, The Hunger Games, takes place in Panem, a totalitarian nation of obscene wealth and pervasive poverty. Its twelve districts are all impoverished, but District 12, the […]... More>