1. Chapters 9 and 10 from. Branko Milanovic. Worlds Apart: Measuring Global and International Inequality. Princeton University Press, Top World Bank economist Branko Milanovic analyzes income Worlds Apart addresses just how to measure global inequality among. Worlds Apart: Measuring international and global inequality. Branko Milanovic ( Princeton University Press, ). Jonathan Perraton Department of Economics.
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Worlds Apart: Measuring International and Global Inequality by Branko Milanović
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Worlds Apart: Measuring International and Global Inequality
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But over the past two decades inequality within countries has increased. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. He begins by noting that the common currency for individual and national level income can’t simply be per capita income, since some currencies have greater purchasing power than others.
A slim book but probably the best overview of the measurement and ideological debates surrounding international inequality. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Urmy Shukla rated it liked it Jul 31, Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals. Branko Milanovic, a top World Bank economist, analyzes income distribution worldwide using, for the first time, household survey data from more than countries.
He begins by noting that the common currency for individual and national level income can’t simply be per capita income, since some currencies have greater purchasing po Branko Milanovic is an economist with the World Bank, who specializes in studying income inequality and poverty.
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