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London School of Economics: The Great Divide

Why has inequality increased in the Western world and what can we do about it? In this new book, The Great Divide, which he will talk about in this public lecture, Joseph E. Stiglitz expands on the diagnosis he offered in his best-selling book The Price of Inequality and suggests ways to counter this growing …

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Emmanuel Saez: Income Inequality: Evidence and Implications

Hosted by University of California Berkeley, in this lecture income inequality is the topic. Where top incomes represent a small share of the population but a very significant share of total income and total taxes paid. Emmanuel Saez, Professor of Economics and Director, Center for Equitable Growth, at the University of California, Berkeley presents evidence …

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