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The Best Way To Measure Inequality

Thomas Piketty and his colleagues have insisted that tax records are better for measuring inequality than income surveys. They're wrong. James K. Galbraith ...

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In this video I introduce the ideas of the Lorenz Curve and Gini Coefficient for measuring income inequality. I also describe some difficulties with using it as a way ...

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Lorenz Curve and Gini Coefficient - Measures of Income Inequality Twitter: https://twitter.com/econplusdal Facebook: ...

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This lecture was part of the first annual Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality, hosted at the University of Chicago from July 9-15, 2012. The program ...

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It's not OK to discriminate against people - but are measures such as the gender pay gap always the best way to find out whether discrimination is taking place?

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James Foster - Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality, Chicago 2012. The summer school is designed to provide graduate students with an exposure to ...

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Manila, 20 June 2013 - Video by http://www.gdnet.org/ Francois Bourguignon gives a speech in the GDN Annual Development Conference titled 'The Analytics ...

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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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http://www.ted.com We feel instinctively that societies with huge income gaps are somehow going wrong. Richard Wilkinson charts the hard data on economic ...

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About the talk 82% of the increase in wealth over the last year went to the richest 1% in the world. The poorest 50% of the world's population saw no increase in ...

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Policies to Redistribute Income and Wealth with Evaluation. Video covering Policies to Redistribute Income and Wealth with Evaluation Twitter: ...

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Professor. Jeffrey Sachs The Age of Sustainable Development.

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In this video, Dr. Rome demonstrates how to asses for inequalities in leg length and pelvic symmetry. Special thank you to Dr. Matthew Rome and Equilibrium ...

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Opening speeches by authorities of INEGI and UNAM. The inauguration began with Rolando Cordera, who is the director of Programa Universitario de Estudios ...

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The Gini coefficient measures the extent to which the distribution of income (or, in some cases, consumption expenditures) among individuals or households ...

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Inequality of Income distribution may be one of the most talked about issues in Economics today. This lesson will outline two of the methods Economists and ...

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Why should a good education be exclusive to rich kids? Schools in low-income neighborhoods across the US, specifically in communities of color, lack ...

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Tax and spending policies have a powerful role to play in the fight to end poverty and reduce inequality. But depending on how they are structured, taxes could ...

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