In: Economics, Economics, Society


Economic inequality – gaps between the rich and the poor in income, pay and wealth – is rising within societies and among nations. It’s a topic covered extensively in research and in the media, so follow the latest thinking and work on inequality here.


8 Book
Thomas Piketty
Belknap Press, 2022
8 Book
Jan van Dijk
Polity Press, 2020
8 Article

What Happened to Social Mobility in America?

A New Aristocracy Has a Lock on Capital and Jobs
Branko Milanović
Foreign Affairs, 2021
8 Article
Binyamin Appelbaum
Finance & Development , 2020
7 Report

Global Wealth Report 2022

Leading perspectives to navigate the future
Credit Suisse Research Institute
CSRI, 2022
8 Book

The Great Demographic Reversal

Ageing Societies, Waning Inequality, and an Inflation Revival
Charles Goodhart and Manoj Pradhan
Palgrave Macmillan, 2020
9 Book
Thomas Piketty and Arthur Goldhammer
Belknap Press, 2015
8 Book

Poorly Understood

What America Gets Wrong About Poverty
Mark Rank et al.
Oxford UP, 2021
8 Book

Fair Pay

How to Get a Raise, Close the Wage Gap, and Build Stronger Businesses
David Buckmaster
HarperBusiness, 2021
9 Book

The Velvet Rope Economy

How Inequality Became Big Business
Nelson D. Schwartz
Doubleday, 2020