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Main Title The political economy of inequality /
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Author Title of a Work
Ackerman, Frank.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 42413422
ISBN 1559637978; 9781559637978; 1559637986; 9781559637985; 1559637854; 9781559637855; 1559637862; 9781559637862
Subjects Economics--Moral and ethical aspects. ; International trade--Moral and ethical aspects. ; Income distribution. ; Distributive justice. ; Welfare economics. ; Einkommensdisparität ; Verteilungsgerechtigkeit ; Verteilungstheorie ; Aufsatzsammlung
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0666/99048264-d.html
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EIAM  HB72.P62 2000 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 03/14/2003
Collation xli, 403 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
A literature survey of books and articles, with summaries of 70-90 selections, and introductory essays by the editors. "The Global Development and Environment Institute, Tufts University." Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-376) and indexes.
Contents Notes
Unequal earnings: theory versus reality -- The distribution of wealth and power -- New paths to the top: CEO and celebrity compensation -- Corporate power: why does it matter? -- Poverty, inequality, and power -- Intrahousehold dynamics and changing household composition -- Technology, skills, and education -- Categorical inequality -- World income inequality and the poverty of nations -- Responses to inequality: the welfare state. A literature survey of books and articles, with summaries of 70-90 selections, and introductory essays by the editors.