Looking at Norway, a large bank, and the University of California, we see that transparency can make us care more about income inequality.
By knowing the type of college you plan to attend and which major you will select, you can figure out how to increase your postgraduate income.
To find out if a relationship will last, you can ask the New York Federal Reserve Bank about credit cards and assortative mating.
More than what we earn, income inequality can also be about age, education, race and the diversity of bugs that live in our homes.
This week’s economic news summary included unexpected insight from credit scores, the natural resource curse, and what the bacon cheeseburger can tell us.
Our everyday economics includes tradeoffs, deposit insurance, supply chain, bias, human capital, income inequality, marriage markets and Federal Reserve.
As female labor force participation increased since the 1970s, so too has the income inequality that resulted from assortative mating of higher earners.
Our everyday economics includes human capital, incentives, behavioral economics, cost and benefit, exports, tradeoffs, inequality, risk,markets, and income.
Because economists disagree on how to measure wealth, they convey different conclusions about the history of wealth inequality and distribution..