Originally Posted by Nijmegen
Firstly, re: poverty, I'd go spend a few weeks in any one of a number of African or Asian countries before talking about the poverty we have in the west. Somehow, I don't see it getting that bad.
That being said, if we do go back in... Well, feck it, we're all going down together (except the people who screwed us).
However, economists are often shoot in the dark, get lucky types. Ask 3 economists their opinion about the economy tomorrow and you'll get 18 answers.
Originally Posted by maninasia
Don't use the word Asia then, it is misleading.
He said a number of countries what is all the fuss about?
Was he meant to name every single poverty stricken country, there are quite a few in both continents.