Eradicating Systemic Poverty: Brief for a global resources dividend

  title={Eradicating Systemic Poverty: Brief for a global resources dividend},
  author={Thomas Pogge},
  journal={Journal of Human Development},
  pages={59 - 77}
  • Thomas Pogge
  • Published 1 January 2001
  • Economics
  • Journal of Human Development
Article 25: Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care. Article 28: Everyone is entitled to a social and international order in which the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration can be fully realized. (Universal Declaration of Human Rights) In two earlier essays (Pogge, 1994, 1998a), I have sketched and defended the proposal of a global resources dividend. This… 

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