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Income Inequality

Income inequality is greater in the United States than in any other democracy in the developed world.–Jill Lepore In an article, Richer and Poorer, which appeared in the March 16, 2015 issue of The New Yorker, Jill Lepore discusses income … Continue reading

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Social Mobility

James Surowiecki, writing in the March 3rd issue of The New Yorker, discusses social mobility. Surowiecki writes: The economy is growing more slowly than it did in the postwar era, and average workers’ share of the pie has been shrinking. … Continue reading

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