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Worker Power, Rent-Seeking and Income Inequality in Canada: A Sector-Level Analysis
September 9, 2022 | WID.world

This paper develops novel estimates of income inequality at the sector-level in Canada and examines links between sector-level income inequality and different conceptions of power. ... Continue reading

Income and Wealth Inequality in Hong Kong, 1981-2020: The Rise of Pluto-Communism?
June 30, 2022 | WID.world

In this paper, Thomas Piketty and Li Yang combine national accounts, household surveys, fiscal data, wealth rankings and election polls, in order to provide a ... Continue reading

Wealth Distribution in Germany
June 23, 2022 | WID.world

Wealth and its Distribution in Germany, 1895-2018     In this paper, Thilo N. H. Albers, Charlotte Bartels and Moritz Schularick present the first comprehensive ... Continue reading

South Africa’s Post-Apartheid Income Distribution
May 9, 2022 | WID.world

South Africa’s distributive regime is striking to all who observe it. In this paper, Adam Aboobaker situates developments in post-apartheid income distribution within key macroeconomic ... Continue reading

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