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Inequality and Economic Development: An Overview

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This paper provides an overview of the modern perspective on the relationship between inequality and economic development.

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Paper provided by Brown University, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 2009-3.

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Date of creation: 2009
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Handle: RePEc:bro:econwp:2009-3

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Keywords: Inequality; Growth; Development;

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  1. Halter, David & Oechslin, Manuel, 2010. "Inequality and Growth: The Neglected Time Dimension," CEPR Discussion Papers 8033, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Casey, Gregory P. & Owen, Ann L., 2014. "Inequality and Fractionalization," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 56(C), pages 32-50.
  3. Ziesemer, Thomas, 2011. "What Changes Gini Coefficients of Education? On the dynamic interaction between education, its distribution and growth," MERIT Working Papers 053, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

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