📝Poverty tax


Is a situation when people pay more for equivalent goods just because they are poor / live in poor area.


  • Some areas may have higher prices. But people who have cars can access cheaper locations
  • Price of small product packages is usually higher per unit (volume discounts)
  • Poorer people have worse and more expensive health conditions
  • Education. Underfunded schools, and poorer education outcomes, can lead to lower lifetime earnings.

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