The Slow Burning Fuse

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Category Archives: inequality

HOW BAD IS GLOBAL INEQUALITY, REALLY?

originally published by Jason Hickel’s blog Most everyone who’s interested in global inequality has come across the famous elephant graph, originally developed by Branko Milanovic and Christoph Lakner using World Bank … Continue reading

March 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Height of inequality

In 1971, Jan Pen, a Dutch economist, published a celebrated treatise with a less-than-gripping title: Income Distribution. The book summoned a memorable image. This is how to think of the pattern … Continue reading

June 8, 2018 · Leave a comment