Thought experiment on global distribution

What would happen if a more equitable global distribution system came into force and the wealthier countries were pressed to put more money into the common hat, that is the poorer region of the world got more money? The result is surprising, says the author. The living standards of rich countries would not decrease drastically – the resulting infrastructural developments would create new job opportunities for them, as well – however the living conditions and possibilities of the poor would increase by a lot.