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The inequality paradox

growth of income disparity

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Published by National Policy Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Income distribution -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Income distribution -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGrowth of income disparity
      StatementJames A. Auerbach, Richard S. Belous, editors.
      SeriesNPA report ;, #288, NPA report ;, no. 288.
      ContributionsAuerbach, James A. 1943-, Belous, Richard S., National Policy Association (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.I5 I53 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 264 p. :
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL391609M
      ISBN 100890681430
      LC Control Number98065107
      OCLC/WorldCa38543016

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      In his book Reasons and Persons (), the British philosopher of ethics, identity, and rationality Derek Parfit identified the mere addition paradox, which is also known as the repugnant conclusion paradox. The paradox is a utilitarian problem of ethics that arises when we question utilitarianism itself. Utilitarianism is a common belief.   The paradox of prosperity. By Andrew Moody. Friday, Septem This, though, is a global phenomenon and one that the well-known British economist addresses in his new book, The Inequality Paradox: How Capitalism Can Work for Everyone, which was .


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“In The Inequality Paradox, McWilliams argues that inequality is largely driven not by a conspiracy of the rich but by technology and globalization, leading to rising inequality even as worldwide poverty drops.” - Publishers Weekly/5(3).

The Inequality Paradox provides an overview of the issue and then explores the dimensions of the problem. This is followed by chapters that examine the contributing causes and consequences as well as income inequality in other nations. The concluding section of the volume presents possible policy responses to growing income : Richard The inequality paradox book.

Belous. In Part II, McWilliams challenges readers to understand a paradox: While poverty is falling worldwide, inequality is rising in many areas. In Part III, the author narrows his focus by trying to grasp how the wealthy accumulated so much capital and whether their exalted status can be Author: Douglas Mcwilliams.

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Failure to reach most vulnerable populations is known as the inequality paradox [19]. Community initiatives, particularly in low-income communities, where a greater proportion of children may be.

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From the inquisitive layperson to the professional economist or policymaker, The Inequality Paradox is essential listening for understanding the global economy in its present state.

McWilliams is a fresh, authoritative voice entering the global discussion, making this book indispensable in preparing for the imminent economic challenges of our changing world. In order to understand the paradox of economic inequality, we must first realize that the matter is not one of individuals, but one of social classes.

Social standing defines people’s access to food, housing, education, healthcare and opportunities [28]; as such, it has incredible control over someone’s life, and makes up a great part of. The inequality paradox: how capitalism can work for everyone. [Douglas McWilliams] -- A leading economist challenges dominant theories on global inequality, discussing why wealth persistently remains in the hands of a few and how technological development threatens to create a.

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Given this background, we now examine the psychological processes by which individuals create and perpetuate social class hierarchies. Specifically, we seek to illuminate the inequality paradox, why people act in ways that support the economic status quo even when it cannot benefit them, why upper-class individuals might pursue greater personal advantage rather than the common good, and what Cited by: Call it the conservative inequality paradox: Either conservatives have overstated the amount of crony capitalism, or their dismissal of the concept of inequality as envy is misplaced.

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