Global Income Inequality: What It Is And Why It Matters?
AbstractThe paper presents a non-technical summary of the current state of debate on the measurement and implications of global inequality among citizens of the world. It discusses the relationship between globalization and global inequality, shows why global inequality matters and proposes a scheme for global redistribution.
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Length: 20 pages
Date of creation: Aug 2006
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globalization; global inequality; aid;
Other versions of this item:
- Milanovic, Branko, 2006. "Global income inequality : what it is and why it matters," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3865, The World Bank.
- Branko Milanovic, 2005. "Global Income Inequality: What It Is And Why It Matters?," HEW 0512001, EconWPA.
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
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