Researching the Killer Fact That Highlighted Global Economic Inequality
SubjectApproach and methodology
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SeriesResearch in practice
Document typeResearch report
This case study of research in practice describes how in 2014 Oxfam staff researched and developed a powerful killer fact ' that the 85 richest people owned as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion people ' and how this triggered international media coverage, political commentary, and record-level website hits.