Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income

Aspects of Distribution of Wealth and Income

by Dimitris Papadimitriou (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9781349234318
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/14/2014
Series: Jerome Levy Economics Institute Series
Edition description: 1st ed. 1994
Pages: 206
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The Jerome Levy Economics Institute of Bard College - Acknowledgements - Notes on the Contributors - Introduction; D.B.Papadimitriou - PART 1: INCOME AND WEALTH DISTRIBUTION IN THE USA - Factors Affecting Household Saving Behaviour: an Introductory Analysis; J.N.Morgan & F.T.Juster - Comment; R.B.Avery - The Relationship between Poverty and Household Type; J.R.Rodgers - Comment; R.Blank - PART 2: INTERNATIONAL COMPARISONS - International Comparisons of Earnings Inequality for Men in the 1980s; G.W.Green, J.Coder & P.Ryscavage - Comment; H.M.Wachtel - International Comparisons of Household Inequalities Based on Microdata with Decompositions; S.Zandvakili - Comment; A.S.Blinder - Adjustment, Growth and Income Distribution: the Case of Indonesia; E.Thorbecke - PART 3: POLICY PERSPECTIVES - Economic Justice to the Working Poor Through a Wage Subsidy; E.S.Phelps - Comment; T.Karier - Growing Inequality as an Issue for Economic Policy; P.S.Sarbanes - Causes of and Possible Responses to the Recent Rise in Income Inequality; L.A.Rapping - The Widening Wage Distribution and its Policy Implications; R.Blank - Income Inequality and the Underclass; I.S.Sawhill - Index

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