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Are you new middle class?

Shoppers in Beijing
Image caption Asia is experiencing massive class change

In the developing economies of Asia, Africa and South America, millions are emerging from poverty.

These people are moving to cities and becoming consumers with new expectations. ambitions and political demands.

The new middle class has expanded at a rapid rate while the economies of North America and Europe have slumped.

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