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Climate change & the global inequality of carbon emissions

October 21, 2021 | WID.world

Climate change & the global inequality of carbon emissions, 1990-2020   In this paper, Lucas Chancel estimates global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inequality between 1990

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SECOND WORLD INEQUALITY CONFERENCE: PROVISIONAL PROGRAM AVAILABLE

October 11, 2021 | WID.world

The provisional program of the Second World Inequality Conference (version 1; subject to changes) is available [this version 11.10.2021]. Please, check this page regularly for updates.

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Can Redistribution Keep Up with Inequality?

September 20, 2021 | WID.world

Can Redistribution Keep Up with Inequality? Evidence from South Africa, 1993-2019 In this paper, Aroop Chatterjee, Léo Czajka and Amory Gethin shed new light on

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Discover our new website: InequalityLab.world

September 8, 2021 | WID.world

    We are thrilled to announce that the World Inequality Lab has launched a new website: www.inequalitylab.world. The aim of this website is to

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Article by Facundo Alvaredo, Denis Cogneau and Thomas Piketty published in the Journal of Development Economics

September 7, 2021 | WID.world

    The article “Income inequality under colonial rule. Evidence from French Algeria, Cameroon, Tunisia, and Vietnam and comparisons with British colonies 1920–1960”, by Facundo

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New book: “Brève histoire de l’égalité”, by Thomas Piketty (French)

August 26, 2021 | WID.world

« Les questions économiques sont trop importantes pour être laissées à une petite classe de spécialistes et de dirigeants. La réappropriation citoyenne de ce savoir

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Newsletter | July 2021

July 22, 2021 | WID.world

  📚 Book: “Political Cleavages and Social Inequalities” Who votes for whom and why? Why has growing inequality in many parts of the world not

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Global Income Inequality, 1820-2020

July 20, 2021 | WID.world

Global Income Inequality, 1820-2020: The Persistence and Mutation of Extreme Inequality   In this paper, Lucas Chancel and Thomas Piketty mobilize newly available historical series from

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Income and Wealth Inequality in Hong Kong

July 15, 2021 | WID.world

Income and Wealth Inequality in Hong Kong, 1981-2020: The Rise of Pluto-Communism?   In this paper, Thomas Piketty and Li Yang combine national accounts, household surveys,

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