Latest Economic inequality Stories
New research reveals the surprising economics behind the high U.S. teen birth rates, and why Texas teens are giving birth at triple the rate of Massachusetts youth: high income inequality and low opportunity cost.
Two Brazilian physicists have shown that wealth concentration invariably stems from a particular type of market exchange rules – where agents cannot receive more income than their own capital.
Early on, Sweden was a country where poor children had a good chance of ending up financially stronger than their parents.
Pretty much everybody thinks they're better than average.
How researchers classify and quantify causes of death across a population has evolved in recent decades.
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