Category: Inequality

Page 1/3

Inequality

Is there an optimal immigration policy?

New research that examines which immigration policy maximizes the welfare of the native population and increase long term growth.

Inequality

Measuring inequality

Using macroeconomic aggregates on households’ wealth and Pareto models: is income inequality overestimated or underestimated?

Inequality

Trade in intermediates, inequality and public policy

Trade in intermediates has contributed to an increase in within-country inequality. Technological innovation has not sparked the economic boom conditions that would improve income distribution. This is the outcome of wrong public policies, argues a recent study by Brookings.

Inequality

Democracy and economics

Is it time for a new social contract?

Inequality

Towards a new jobs economy

Autor and Rodrik on the work of the future.

Inequality

Views on immigration and redistribution

“The traditionally socially generous and inclusive policies of European countries face the dilemma of natives favoring them for themselves but opposing them for immigrants.”

Inequality

Preliminary results from the Finnish UBI experiment

What do the results from the Finnish Universal Basic Income (UBI) experiment imply for the viability of the program.

Inequality

On gender inequality

Gender inequality and fiscal policy. Are children still negatively impacting women’s earnings?

Inequality

Gender wage gaps

Gender wage gaps around the world in 2018. What lies behind these gaps? what are the effects on the macroeconomy?

Inequality

Have views on immigration evolved?

Concerns over immigration flows in Western Europe have abated.

Theme by Anders Norén