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A demonstration at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in 2023. A perennial Davos topic is how to improve the lives of the world's poor. Markus Schreiber/AP hide caption

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So far it's a grand decade for billionaires, says new report. As for the masses ...

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The American Dream adrift

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