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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

The Inequality (or the Growth) We Measure. Data Gaps and the Distribution of Incomes
May 2, 2022 | WID.world

  There is a large gap between income estimates used in inequality studies and macroeconomic statistics. This makes it hard to assess how economic growth ... Continue reading

Anatomy of the Global Saving Glut
April 26, 2022 | WID.world

Anatomy of the Global Saving Glut   In this paper, Luis Bauluz, Filip Novokmet and Moritz Schularick provide a distributional perspective on global saving and ... Continue reading

A brief history of inequality, by Thomas Piketty
April 22, 2022 | WID.world

“An opportunity for readers to see Piketty bring his larger argument about the origins of inequality and his program for fighting it into high relief.”— ... Continue reading

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