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A tale of US inequality - the crossover between the top and bottom

There has been a surge in income inequality in the United States in recent decades. Image: REUTERS/Keith Bedford

Thomas Piketty

Director of Studies, Paris School of Economics (PSE)

Emmanuel Saez

Director, Center for Equitable Growth, University of California Berkeley

Gabriel Zucman

Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Berkeley


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 Top and bottom incomes in the US
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 Healthy national income growth has not been shared.
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 A tale of two countries
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 Comparing income inequality in the United States and France
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