The UK ranks among the most unequal commonwealths in Europe and many people feel they are not sharing in the country’s wealth
Income inequality has risen aggressively since the 1970 s in most advanced economies various regions of the world, and has been blamed for increasingly polarised politics.
Thomas Piketty: Capital in the 21 st Century
Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett: The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Civilization Stronger
Tony Atkinson: Inequality: What Can Be Done?
Branko Milanovic: Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalization
Sir Angus Deaton: The Great Escape: Health, Wealth and the Descent of Inequality
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