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What Determines the Capital Share?
mayo 12, 2020 |

What Determines the Capital Share over the Long Run of History? This paper, written by Erik Bengtsson, Enrico Rubolino and Daniel Waldenström, explores how the ... Continuar leyendo

Coronabonds with or without Germany
abril 21, 2020 |

Coronabonds with or without Germany This paper, written by Lucas Chancel, explores the rationale and feasibility of debt mutualization among Eurozone countries, ie Coronabonds (e.g. ... Continuar leyendo

Green Welfare States in Developing Countries
abril 17, 2020 |

The Quest for Green Welfare States in Developing Countries In this paper, Tancrède Voituriez provides a typology of green welfare states or “ecostates” in developing ... Continuar leyendo

Wealth distribution in South Africa
abril 16, 2020 |

How unequal is the wealth distribution in South Africa? In this paper, Aroop Chatterjee, Léo Czajka and Amory Gethin estimate the distribution of personal wealth ... Continuar leyendo

Wealth inequality dynamics
abril 1, 2020 |

How to measure wealth inequality dynamics? In this paper, Bertrand Garbinti, Jonathan Goupille-Lebret and Thomas Piketty present a new method to estimate wealth inequality. They ... Continuar leyendo

How have inequalities in educational spending in the US evolved over the past five decades?
marzo 10, 2020 |

Are educational spending in the US more or less equally distributed than in the past ? This working paper by Cécile Bonneau aims to describe ... Continuar leyendo

2019 WIL’s activity report is available
marzo 4, 2020 |

  We are glad to share with you the World Inequality Lab 2019 activity report Overview Extension of the World Inequality Database, in particular in ... Continuar leyendo

New paper on Midcentury American Inequality
febrero 11, 2020 |

  The mid-20th century American decline in income inequality has been called “the greatest leveling of all time,” despite a similarly unmatched rate of economic ... Continuar leyendo

Argentina’s new government and WIL to cooperate in data production
febrero 7, 2020 |

  Paris, February 5th, 2019  – The World Inequality Lab (WIL) met with Alberto Fernandez, President of Argentina, and his delegation, composed of the Minister ... Continuar leyendo