inequality

A Return to Gilded Age Inequality? Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-first Century

By Johnathan Mills Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-first Century captured the zeitgeist surrounding the issue of inequality when it was released in 2013. That a 700 page book filled with historical economic data sat atop the bestseller list speaks...
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2016 and Inequality: Will Election Bring Reform or is it Business as Usual?

By Caroline Harrison | So far there appears to be one topic that has captured the 2016 election: income inequality. For many years, the American middle class enjoyed prosperity and growth, buoyed by the compelling ideology of the American Dream. The narrative...
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