In this web exclusive video, PBS NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman speaks with Diana Pearce, creator of the Self-Sufficiency Standard, about a geographic-specific standard that allows you to see the bare minimum you need to earn to survive on your own.
How Much Is Enough to Live on?
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