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Inequality

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.

Summaries

8 Book
Thomas Piketty
Belknap Press, 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
8 Article

Latin America’s Lost Decades

The Toll of Inequality in the Age of COVID-19
Luis Alberto Moreno
Foreign Affairs, 2020
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Impact

Reshaping Capitalism to Drive Real Change
Sir Ronald Cohen
Ebury Press, 2020
8 Book

The Riches of This Land

The Untold, True Story of America's Middle Class
Jim Tankersley
Public Affairs, 2020
8 Article
Deborah Fallows
The Atlantic, 2021
8 Book

Stakeholder Capitalism

A Global Economy that Works for Progress, People and Planet
Klaus Schwab and Peter Vanham
Wiley, 2021