James D. Agresti is the president of Just Facts and a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute.
Just Facts is a think tank dedicated to publishing rigorously documented facts about public policy issues.
Agresti holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Brown University and has worked as a designer of jet engine components and systems, a technical sales professional, and chief engineer of a firm that customizes helicopters.
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September 6, 2019
The privilege of living in the U.S. affords poor people with more material resources than the averages for most of the world’s richest nations.