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I think I was snarking... De mentioned her less than favourable reaction to a book claiming that the way out of 3rd world poverty was for poor people who own their houses to get mortgages on them. I suspect the book in question is The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else but I am not sure.

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Apr 6th, 2009 at 07:44:42 AM EST
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