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Overview:
This lesson provides an examination of income inequality, poverty, and discrimination in the U.S. and around the world.  The focus is on the U.S. with comparative discussion on other select nations.  It provides evidence on poverty trends and a discussion on the causes of poverty.  It also provides evidence on income distribution and a discussion on the causes of income inequality.  The impact of discrimination on wage earnings is examined.  There is an emphasis on policy measures to address poverty and income inequality. 
Subject:
Economics
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Date Added:
05/06/2019
License:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0
Language:
English
Media Format:
eBook, Text/HTML

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