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San Diego's Real Poverty Rate

Andrew Keatts, VOICE OF SAN DIEGO

Friday, November 1, 2013

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“This is the simple, basic challenge we face: How do you deal with poverty?” said Erik Bruvold, a local economist and president of the National University System Institute for Policy Research. “How do you deal with what is a result of large economic factors, and the flipside of that is, how do you deal with growing inequality? That just is what it is, and there aren’t easy answers.”