The Monkey Cage: Inequality

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 04/08/2014

The rich are running Latin America -- and why that matters

Democracies all over the world are disproportionately run by rich politicians. And that makes a difference.

By Noam Lupu and Nicholas Carnes  |  09:11 AM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality, Political Economy

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 03/28/2014

Should we care about inequality? Let’s ask a philosopher.

Here is what the venerable Jean-Jacques Rousseau can tell us.

By David Lay Williams  |  11:04 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Inequality