Fighting poverty with cash

British Reporter –According to University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2)assistant professor Amy Castro Baker set out to answer this question: What would happen to a person in or near poverty who received no-strings-attached guaranteed payments every month?

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Ancient Plagues: How did the Romans respond to pandemics?

British Reporter — This story was first published on 19 May 2020. According to University of Kent, introducing the Department of Classical and Archaeological Studies’ ‘Ancient Plagues’ series, Lecturer in Roman History Dr Christopher Burden-Strevens presents University of Kent with a valuable reminder of how healthcare and social policy advances have transformed our responses to plague outbreaks.

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