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America Unequal

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PAPERBACK

$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674018112

Publication Date: 03/25/1997

Short

240 pages

6 x 9 inches

24 line illustrations, 16 tables

Russell Sage Foundation Books at Harvard University Press

World

  • 1. The Diminishing American Dream
  • 2. Public Policies since the War on Poverty
  • 3. Trends in the Level and Distribution of Income
  • 4. Demographic Groups with Persisting Disadvantages
  • 5. Why Poverty Remains High
  • 6. Changes in Labor Markets
  • 7. Why Inequality of Earnings Increased
  • 8. An Antipoverty Agenda
  • A Note on the Data
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

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