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How Economic Inequality Might Affect A Society

Economic inequality is a major theme in the American political dialogue. As the country's wealthiest people continually become richer at the expense of the poor, ...

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Inequality is a big, big subject. There's racial inequality, gender inequality, and lots and lots of other kinds of inequality. This is Econ, so we're going to talk about ...

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We feel instinctively that societies with huge income gaps are somehow going wrong. Richard Wilkinson charts the hard data on economic inequality, and shows ...

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Apr.08 -- Peter Georgescu, chairman emeritus at Young & Rubicam and author of "Capitalists Arise!," and Torsten Slok, chief international economist at ...

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According to an Economic Policy Institute study, the richest residents in five states have already surpassed the 1928 peak for income inequality.

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The debate over the wealth gap has reached new levels with the Democratic primaries approaching but polls show that Americans don't view inequality as a top ...

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It's been said that money is the root of all evil. Does money make people more likely to lie, cheat and steal? Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on ...

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As part of our series on economic inequality, Paul Solman investigates the health effects that inequality can have on individuals and society. To determine the ...

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Featuring John F. Early, Former Assistant Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics and President of Vital Few, LLC; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy ...

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Please watch: "The Blockchain Series: Episode 02 - Blockchain as Internet" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTsokZS1Cvc And the whole series at ...

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President Obama laid out his economic priorities for the rest of his term and challenged Republicans to help low-income Americans. Major Garrett reports.

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American inequality is distinctive, and the place to start is to go out to the highest level and to think a little bit about global inequality. The figure that I think has ...

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Taxes can help reduce the gap between the rich and poor on an after tax basis. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on where taxes could make a meaningful impact ...

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Relationship Between Economic Growth and Inequality www.ged-project.com.

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For forty years, the U.S.-led global economy has produced an enormous improvement in human welfare. The percentage of the world's population living on less ...

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review.chicagobooth.edu | Income inequality is on the rise in many countries, but is it due to earned wealth, or inherited wealth—and should policy makers be ...

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Several current or potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates are seeking input on how to make their economic policies address racial and income ...

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Professor Joseph Joyce presents during the 2016 Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs at Wellesley College.

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The Inaugural Conference @ King's, Institute for New Economic Thinking, Session 7: The Consequences of Inequality and Wealth Distribution.

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