[Marxism] Libya average income

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Thu Dec 19 14:01:05 MST 2013

On 12/19/13 3:47 PM, DW wrote:
> I'm also very unimpressed. "Factoid" is right. Basically the Libyan economy
> was for shit anyway so *any* economic activity, such as injections of
> foreign aid, will register as a plus. I'm sure one could say the same thing
> about Syria when that civil war ends regardless of who wins. It is just
> meaningless statistics.

Except the Libyans won't have to be paying for birthday parties in St. 
Barts featuring Beyonce, Usher, and Mariah Carey for the trashy 
offspring of the dead dictator anymore. That should lift up the average 
household income by an appreciable degree.

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