Among the countless ways to measure global inequality, we can look between nations, within them, and over time.
Although the per capita GDP gap between two countries could appear large, the difference shrinks when you bring welfare into your calculations.
Barely recognized by U.S. News ranking, colleges where graduates achieve income mobility prove that the American Dream remains a viable goal.
This week’s economic news summary includes the diner’s dilemma and marginal analysis, property rights in outer space, the Phillip’s Curve and unemployment.
With Brooklyn becoming a synonym for gentrification, we can call cities like Detroit a new Brooklyn when they attract artists and affect a poor population.
The 2015 winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, Angus Deaton studied inequality through health and wealth and micro and macroeconomics.
Our economic news summary includes interest rates and the Fed, inequality and developing nations, space travel innovation and consumer spending changes.