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OECD report Divided We Stand: Why Inequality Keeps Rising

OECD report Divided We Stand: Why Inequality Keeps Rising | Inequality | Scoop.it
This book examines to which extent economic globalisation, skill-biased technological progress and institutional and regulatory reforms have had an impact on the distribution of earnings.
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Privilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class Inequality - Singularity Hub

Privilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class Inequality - Singularity Hub | Inequality | Scoop.it
Singularity HubPrivilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class InequalitySingularity Hubby David Hill March 15th, 2012 | Comments (0) The rich have a number of things going for them to hit a ripe old age.
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A short film in pictures and words about children working in Accra's informal economy

A short film in pictures and words about children working in Accra's informal economy | Inequality | Scoop.it
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Global Jobs Pact Promoting High-level Sustainable Growth to Reduce Unemployment in Africa

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Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusion - The Guardian (blog)

Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusion - The Guardian (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusionThe Guardian (blog)Much of the talk at these events is about inequality.
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Black Students Still Face Inequality In Public Schools

Black Students Still Face Inequality In Public Schools | Inequality | Scoop.it
If this will still continue to happen, then why did we desegregate in 1955?
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Global Women: Inequality is Interconnected

Global Women: Inequality is Interconnected | Inequality | Scoop.it
Women have been taught that, for us, the earth is flat, and that if we venture out, we will fall off the edge.  ~Andrea Dworkin Abstract Keywords: Global Women, Inequality, Intersectionality, Feminist Theory, Sociological Theory (The article was submitted...
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Race Relations in 2011 // New Zealand Human Rights Commission

Race Relations in 2011 // New Zealand Human Rights Commission | Inequality | Scoop.it

The Commission’s annual review of race relations, Tūi Tūi Tuituiā – Race relations in 2011 has been published. It is available in PDF

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The Challenge for China's New Leaders

The Challenge for China's New Leaders | Inequality | Scoop.it
In recent years, Beijing had plans to balance equality with rapid economic growth. But rigid government controls over land and labor have instead exacerbated divides, and in turn, social tensions.
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Lessons for the U.S. on Inequality | Penny Stock Chase

Lessons for the U.S. on Inequality | Penny Stock Chase | Inequality | Scoop.it
On Feb. 29 the World Bank announced that the proportion of the planet’s population living in absolute poverty—on less than $1.25 a day—had halved from 1990 to 2010.
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The Inequality Trap - Project Syndicate

The Inequality Trap - Project Syndicate | Inequality | Scoop.it
The Inequality TrapProject SyndicateWASHINGTON, DC – As evidence mounts that income inequality is increasing in many parts of the world, the problem has received growing attention from academics and policymakers.
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Fix the Inequality Gap: Bloomberg Businessweek Opening Remarks - Bloomberg

The Atlantic CitiesFix the Inequality Gap: Bloomberg Businessweek Opening RemarksBloombergYet despite the huge progress against poverty worldwide, inequality -- the gap between rich and poor within countries -- has been expanding.
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Fort McMurray's Rich 20-Somethings Find Hard Times Hard To Understand ... - Huffington Post Canada

Income Inequality And The Oil Sands: Fort McMurray's Rich 20-Somethings Find ...Huffington Post CanadaFORT McMURRAY, Alta.
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Daily Kos: Low Capital Gains Taxes Fuel Inequality, Not Investment

Daily Kos: Low Capital Gains Taxes Fuel Inequality, Not Investment | Inequality | Scoop.it
Behind almost all of the disturbing issues raised by Mitt Romney's jaw-dropping tax returns stands one largely unchallenged ...
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Nepal -> Inter-caste Newlyweds Face Eviction, Discrimination in Nepal | Global Press Institute

Nepal -> Inter-caste Newlyweds Face Eviction, Discrimination in Nepal | Global Press Institute | Inequality | Scoop.it

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles and leaps fences,” says Sunita Sahi, 19, as she looks out the window of a bus. Her gaze falls on a young couple, kissing. “We were also in [an] affair,” she says, gesturing to her husband who sits next to her, caressing her hand. “But our families and society did not accept us.”

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New Forms of Communication and the Public Mission of Economics: Overcoming the Great Disconnect:

New Forms of Communication and the Public Mission of Economics: Overcoming the Great Disconnect: | Inequality | Scoop.it
Economics has a long history of engagement on important public policy issues, and its early history was driven in large part by the desire to answer important...
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Christy Clark’s Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education

Christy Clark’s Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education | Inequality | Scoop.it
Christy Clark's Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education 
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The Great Inequality :: Monthly Review

The Great Inequality :: Monthly Review | Inequality | Scoop.it
Growing inequality of income and wealth have characterized the U.S. economy for at least the past thirty years.
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Do financial crises always raise inequality? Some Evidence from History

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The Inequality Puzzle in US Cities - The Atlantic Cities

The Inequality Puzzle in US Cities - The Atlantic Cities | Inequality | Scoop.it
The Atlantic CitiesThe Inequality Puzzle in US CitiesThe Atlantic CitiesWhat lies behind the inequality of American cities?
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The big cost of inequality - gulfnews.com

The big cost of inequality - gulfnews.com | Inequality | Scoop.it
The big cost of inequalitygulfnews.comIncome inequality is on the rise in these states and the consequences are progressively dangerous for India, as a whole. The Gini coefficient measures inequality within a distribution.
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Global income inequality: Where the U.S. ranks

Global income inequality: Where the U.S. ranks | Inequality | Scoop.it
The United States has greater income inequality than many others on the global stage. The separation between income levels in Europe, Canada and South Korea is narrower.
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The cost of gender inequality - Business Spectator

The AtlanticThe cost of gender inequalityBusiness SpectatorAs we celebrate International Women's Day every country in the world must address economic gender inequality.
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I choose this article because it discussed the business side of how gender inequality effects the government. This article relates to "Half the Sky" because it shows how women are becoming a bigger part of the work force but they aren't treated the same as men. They discuss how the world has to fully activate women because they have the same brain power as a man. 

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Giving Low-Income Students Money Will Reduce Inequality - Slate Magazine (blog)

Giving Low-Income Students Money Will Reduce Inequality - Slate Magazine (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Giving Low-Income Students Money Will Reduce InequalitySlate Magazine (blog)Charles Murray has an extremely strange column in which he proposes a series of inequality-curbing measures that he admits won't actually work.
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Tackling inequality - OECD Observer

Tackling inequality - OECD Observer | Inequality | Scoop.it
The average income of the richest 10% of the population is about nine times that of the poorest 10%, up from seven times what it was 25...
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