Inequality and instability : a study of the world economy just before the Great Crisis / James K. Galbraith.
By: Galbraith, James K.Material type: BookPublisher: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, United States : Oxford University Press, c.2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiv, 324 p. : charts, tables ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780199855650; 019985565X.Subject(s): Income distribution | Economic policy | Globalization -- Social aspects | Power (Social sciences) | Economic development -- Research | Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009 | Business, Economics January2015Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 339.2
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Index : p. 309-324.
Bibliography : p. 295-307.
The physics and ethics of inequality-The need for new inequality measures-Pay inequality and world development-Estimating the inequality of household incomes-Economic inequality and political regimes-The geography of inequality in America, 1969 to 2007-State-level income inequality and American elections-Inequality and unemployment in Europe : a question of levels-European wages and the flexibility thesis-Globalization and inequality in China-Finance and power in Argentina and Brazil-Inequality in Cuba after the Soviet collapse-Economic inequality and the world crisis.