The Real Driver of Rising Inequality – Lower Paying Jobs?

Lance Taylor and Özlem Ömer argue that the major reason for rising inequality is that jobs are moving to low wage sectors. In an article based on US jobs data Lance Taylor, argues: Meso level analysis cannot provide microeconomic detail, but it can shed light on broad forces shaping the economy. One key trend has been the movement of … Continue reading The Real Driver of Rising Inequality – Lower Paying Jobs?

Equality and Safety – Useful starter list of readings

Inequality.org has prepared a useful list of studies that explore the link between inequality and safety. The roundup has a context.  Sam Pizzigati sets the context: Last months homicidal horror at Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida has Americans searching for answers to the most elemental question a parent can ever ask. How can we, Americans … Continue reading Equality and Safety – Useful starter list of readings