Poverty and Inequality: The Political Economy of Redistribution
AbstractThis book provides a very useful introduction to methodologies for measuring inequality, a comprehensive overview of changes in inequality which have occurred in the United States, and an informative discussion of a variety of policy-related issues.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in its series Books from Upjohn Press with number piper and published in 1997.
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inequality; wage gap; wage inequality; low-wage workers;
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