Starting Over

Malcolm Gladwell breaks down academic research about post-Katrina New Orleans 10-years on as a case study about social mobility and transgenerational poverty, concluding that poor residents who moved away after the hurricane fared better economically despite the unavoidable disruptions that resulted.

Submitted by Mara Caputo

Malcolm Gladwell, The New Yorker, Aug. 2015
URL: http://getab.li/104e
Language:English

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