Can We Measure Inequality without Tallying the Wealth of the Wealthiest?
ECONOMICS, 14 Aug 2023
Hundreds of prestigious economists don’t think so. The World Bank, unfortunately, does.
31 Jul 2023 – Been eating a bit too much ice cream this sweltering summer? Thinking about going on a bit of a diet? Well, imagine yourself counting calories but exempting anything with sugar from all your counting.
Sam Pizzigati co-edits inequality.org. His latest books include The Case for a Maximum Wage and The Rich Don’t Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.
Tags: Inequality, Super rich, World Bank
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