Naotaka Sugawara, Victor Sulla, Ashley Taylor, Erwin Tiongson, 14 April 2010

The global crisis threatens the welfare of over 160 million people living around the poverty line in Europe and Central Asia. This column reports the findings of a recent World Bank analysis in the region. It estimates that the crisis will result in close to 35 million more people living around the poverty line.

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