What Do We Know and What Should We Do About Inequality? - What Do We Know and What Should We Do About: (Paperback)Mike Brewer (author)
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What Do We Know and What Should We Do About Inequality? is part of a new book series offering short, up-to-date overviews of key issues often misrepresented or simplified in the mainstream media.
In this book, Professor Mike Brewer discusses "What We Know" about economic inequalities in the UK, presenting new analysis of the top 1% and 0.1% in the UK, and summarising the causes and consequences of high levels of inequality.
Brewer answers the following questions:
The author concludes by suggesting "What We Should Do" to move the UK off its high-inequality path, including further taxation, wealth redistribution and welfare reform.
Intended for anyone seeking a quick and authoritative understanding of inequality in the modern era.
Series Editor: Professor Chris Grey, Royal Holloway, University of London
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages: 120
Dimensions: 210 x 148 mm
Concise, precise, beautifully designed, illustrated and written. If you want to learn a lot about what matters most, in as short a time as possible, this is the series for you.-- Danny Dorling, Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, University of Oxford