Dean Baker for Truthout: We now have good preliminary evidence that the investment boom exists only in the realm of political propaganda.
"In country after country, what people were saying is that we need to invest in our children, in our elderly, and in health care and education and environmental protection," he said.
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Adil E. Shamoo writes on ethics and public policy as a senior analyst for Foreign Policy in Focus and is a professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.