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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (1): 115–141.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Michael Schneider This article traces the development of the methods of representing the degree of income inequality that were developed in the early twentieth century by Max Otto Lorenz and Corrado Gini. It suggests that Gini’s efforts to perfect the Lorenz curve may well have facilitated his...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Pedro Herculano Ferreira Guimarães Castro Fábio Ávila 2015 . “ The Stability of Income Inequality in Brazil, 2006–2012: An Estimate Using Income Tax Data and Household Surveys .” Ciencia e Saude Coletiva 20 , no. 4 : 971 – 86 . dx.doi.org/10.1590/1413-81232015204.00362014...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 183–208.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Terenzio Maccabelli Pareto was probably the first economist to suggest a way of measuring the inequality of incomes. But the interpretation of his index α came to be an object of contrasting judgments. This paper offers a reconstruction of the debate that involved Pareto's index, aimed...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 435–454.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Duke University Press 2020 income inequality measurement of inequality Italian statistics Gini Pareto I would like to thank Poornima Paidapaty and Pedro Ramos Pinto; the editor, Kevin D. Hoover; two anonymous referees; the participants in the Measuring Matters conference; as well...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 519–538.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Duke University Press 2020 income inequality social democracy Tony Atkinson social security taxation References Aaberge R. F. Bourguignon A Brandolini F. H. G. Ferreira J. C. Gornick J Hills M Jäntti S. P. Jenkins E Marlier J Micklewright B...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 473–497.
Published: 01 June 2020
... important tensions in postcolonial expertise. They also help recover earlier framings of inequality, which centered on midcentury concerns about “levels of living” and economic power, rather than the simple distribution of income. Correspondence may be addressed to Poornima Paidipaty: p.paidipaty...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 589–607.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the Income Distribution Debate .” American Prospect , Fall.prospect.org/article/rich-right-and-facts-deconstructing-inequality-debate . Krugman Paul . 2002 . “ For Richer .” New York Times Magazine , October 20 . www.nytimes.com/2002/10/20/magazine/for-richer.html . Krugman Paul...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (4): 559–581.
Published: 01 November 1996
... the- ory and his philosophical conception of justice in long-term distribu- tion. Income Inequality While all data sources for the period must contain important qualifi- cations, official accounts of the distribution of income in Great Britain (England and Scotland) in 1801 and again...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 283–285.
Published: 01 December 2022
...: The Stylized Facts of Inequality , traces the history and politics of the gender wage gap, the racial wealth gap, and top income inequality. Marianne Johnson is a professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh. Her research focuses primarily on the history of public economics and public...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (suppl_1): 337–350.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Piketty Thomas Saez Emmanuel . 2003 . “ Income Inequality in the United States, 1913-1998 .” Quarterly Journal of Economics 118 ( 1 ): 1 – 39 . ———. 2006 . “ The Evolution of Top Incomes: A Historical and International Perspective...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 153–181.
Published: 01 March 1992
... income,” he concluded that “Keynes has entirely overlooked this im- plication” (Staehle 1937b, 138). Having regressed a proxy for the consumption-income ratio on real income and a measure of income inequality,’ he argued that “the regression equation . . . shows, as ev- erybody would expect...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (4): 713–730.
Published: 01 November 1991
... Haven: Yale University Press. Ryan , A. 1974 . J. S. Mill . London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. Schwartz , P. 1972 . The New Political Economy of J. S. Mill . London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. Soltow , L. 1968 . Long Run Changes in British Income Inequality. Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 176–177.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., promoted by mainstream economists, has been a bad policy. It has resulted in larger problems than its advocates ever imagined, such as crime, unemployment, and extreme income inequality. Ten years after the political upheavals we can also see that the time...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... ———. 1954 . Recent Changes in Income Inequality Reconsidered. American Economic Review 44.3 : 251 –68. ———. 1957a . The Effectiveness of Some Institutions in Changing the Distribution of Income. American Economic Review 47.2 : 519 –28. ———. 1957b . Recent Thought on Egalitarianism...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 27–34.
Published: 01 December 2009
... will be thinking mainly about advanced economies, but many of the same issues arise in middle-income countries like Turkey and Chile. The fi rst defi ning question to ask is, How is income inequality likely to change endogenously as growth continues? That has something to do with the functional distribu- tion...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (4): 855–857.
Published: 01 November 1981
... to a review of the major theo- ries of factor shares, and there is a separate chapter on rival theories of per- sonal income inequality. In addition there are two chapters given to appraising the statistical evidence on income distribution. To convey the correct impres- sion it needs to be said...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 413–434.
Published: 01 June 2020
... by Atkinson Anthony B. Bourguignon François , 3 – 65 . Amsterdam : Elsevier . Savage Mike . 2018 . “ Sociological Approaches to Economic Inequality .” Paper presented at “The Global Knowledge of Economic Inequality: The Measurement of Income and Wealth Distribution since 1945.” German...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 312–336.
Published: 01 December 1996
... . 1955 . Economic Growth and Income Inequality. American Economic Review 45 ( March ): 1 –28. Lal , Deepak . 1985 . The Poverty of Development Economics . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. Leff , Nathaniel . 1985 . The Use of Policy-Science Tools in Public-Sector Decision...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (S1): 227–254.
Published: 01 December 2023
... to be financed and, given the considerable income inequality that exists in Chile, it is reasonable that it should come from the people with the highest income.” As such, taxing the wealth of the richest 0.1 percent is considered essential. Against the proposals for an entrepreneurial state, two types...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 November 1999
... . On Some Neglected British Economists. In Essays in Economics , by E. R. A. Seligman. New York: Macmillan. Soltow , Lee 1968 . Long-Run Changes in British Income Inequality. Economic History Review 21 . 1 : 17 -29. Stigler , George S. [1959] 1965 . The Politics of Political Economists...