A blog on inequality


May 2017

Branko Milanovic on why should we care about inequality

An important, interesting and accessible article on why we should care about inequality. Three reasons are advanced. From the article   Every inequality in the treatment or position of individuals – including inequality in income and wealth – requires understanding... Continue Reading →

Chinese Inequality – Upward Revision

A new paper by Thomas Piketty, Li Yang, Gabriel Zucman provides an important understanding of inequality in China. Of significance is that the paper provides a  "sharp upward revision of official inequality estimates". Below is the abstract, and the paper can... Continue Reading →

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