Income Inequality
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Chris Arnade

* * * • • • Getting by in Cairo is tough. Walking around feels like surveying the damage long after a natural disaster. Entire neighborhoods are just grids of ...
( Category: Cultural Policy June 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-05-11 | Author:Robert A. Dahl [Dahl, Robert A.]

From an American perspective, the result can be unbelievable. In stark contrast to Holland and Switzerland, Swedish cabinets have frequently been drawn from a party or coalition that has actually ...
( Category: History & Theory May 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-06 | Author:Rachel Kleinfeld

The brutality of southern police, politicians, and ordinary citizens pushed the once nonviolent civil rights movement toward its fringes, just as repression tends to do everywhere. Among radicalizing college students, ...
( Category: Violence in Society March 26,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cohen, Joseph Nathan;

Figure 5.2 Mean Household Spending, 1984–2014. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (2015). Areas of Rising Expenditures While the prices of consumer products generally fell in proportion to incomes, spending rose ...
( Category: Social Security March 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-13 | Author:Chuck Collins

4 Reducing the Concentration of Wealth Reversing inequality requires policies that raise the floor and level the playing field. But we cannot ignore the rigged rules that are exacerbating the ...
( Category: Social Policy October 28,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-03-30 | Author:Peter Temin

Notes 1. Williams 2016. 2. Fountain and Schmidt 2016. 3. Apuzzo 2016; Davey 2016b. A federal study of the Baltimore police found the same kind of bias that the Ferguson ...
( Category: Income Inequality April 26,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-13 | Author:Richard Baldwin [Richard Baldwin]

Globalization: Less Controllable The pace of globalization has become much less controllable due to the nature of its driving forces: advanced information technology and better telecommunications. The crux of the ...
( Category: Income Inequality March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-25 | Author:Bronstein, Jamie;

DELINEATING THE PROBLEM IN THE 1960s Prosperity during the 1950s was bounded by geography and economic sectors as well as by race. Agricultural mechanization meant that large numbers of farm ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism February 26,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-29 | Author:Per Molander [Molander, Per]

7 LIBERALISM AND INEQUALITY The common task liberal thinkers have set themselves is the shaping of a good constitution that will regulate the relationship between individuals—and between individuals and the ...
( Category: Economic Policy February 25,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2016-04-20 | Author:Deirdre N. McCloskey [McCloskey, Deirdre N.]

42 Political Ideas Mattered for Equal Liberty and Dignity “One history of Western politics,” writes the political philosopher Mika LaVaque-Manty, citing Charles Taylor and Peter Berger (he could have cited ...
( Category: History & Theory August 23,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-13 | Author:Andy Stern [Stern, Andy]

Chapter 7 EN ROUTE TO A NEW AMERICAN DREAM EARLIER, ANDY GROVE’S insights on the strategic inflection point helped galvanize my thinking about the impact technology was having on jobs, ...
( Category: Economic Policy & Development July 25,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-08 | Author:Thomas Sowell [Sowell, Thomas]

It was not simply the physical setting that was different. So was the way of life in those early housing projects: Doors were kept unlocked as kids bounced from one ...
( Category: Economic Policy May 16,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Joseph E. Stiglitz

Enact a financial transactions tax Short-term financial transactions can contribute to economic volatility without providing any larger benefit to the economy as a whole. These transactions also point the financial ...
( Category: Economic Policy March 26,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-04-30 | Author:Chomsky, Noam & Ruggiero, Greg [Chomsky, Noam]

First of all, nobody owns the concept of “anarchism.” Anarchism has a very broad back. You can find all kinds of things in the anarchist movements. So the question of ...
( Category: Democracy November 26,2015 )
epub |eng | 2012-05-01 | Author:Noam Chomsky [Chomsky, Noam]

¶¶ Colin Asher, “Occupy Wall St. in NYC—The Week That Was,” The Progressive, October 16, 2011. http://www.progressive.org/occupy_wall_street_week.html *** Noam Chomsky, “The State-Corporate Complex: A Threat to Freedom and Survival,” lecture ...
( Category: Democracy November 9,2015 )