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The Resource The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility, Robert S. Rycroft

The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility, Robert S. Rycroft

Label
The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility
Title
The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility
Statement of responsibility
Robert S. Rycroft
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rycroft, Robert S
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Income distribution
  • Poverty
  • Equality
  • Discrimination
  • Social mobility
  • Economics
Label
The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility, Robert S. Rycroft
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-369) and index
Contents
1. The Pie and How We Slice It -- Pt. I. Inequality -- 2. Labor's Slice of the Pie -- 3. The Foundations of Labor's Slice -- 4. The Slices of Capital, Land, and Entrepreneurship -- 5. Labor Markets That Do Not Clear -- 6. Slicing the Pie in a Nondiscriminatory Pure Market Economy -- 7. Equalizing the Slices -- 8. How Big a Slice Do We Deserve? -- Pt. II. Discrimination -- 9. Does the Slice We Receive Depend on Our Race, Gender, Ethnicity, or Other "Irrelevant" Personal Characteristics? -- 10. Detecting and Measuring Discrimination -- 11. Reducing the Impact of Discrimination on How the Pie is Sliced -- Pt. III. Poverty -- 12. A Slice Too Small -- 13. Making Small Slices Larger -- Pt. IV. Mobility -- 14. How the Size of a Slice Changes Over a Career -- 15. How the Size of a Slice Changes from Generation to Generation -- 16. The Accumulation, Distribution, and Transfer of Wealth -- Pt. V. Final Thoughts -- 17. Equalizing and Enlarging the Slices
Control code
ocn275149817
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 379 p.
Isbn
9780765623263
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045834
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)275149817
Label
The economics of inequality, discrimination, poverty, and mobility, Robert S. Rycroft
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-369) and index
Contents
1. The Pie and How We Slice It -- Pt. I. Inequality -- 2. Labor's Slice of the Pie -- 3. The Foundations of Labor's Slice -- 4. The Slices of Capital, Land, and Entrepreneurship -- 5. Labor Markets That Do Not Clear -- 6. Slicing the Pie in a Nondiscriminatory Pure Market Economy -- 7. Equalizing the Slices -- 8. How Big a Slice Do We Deserve? -- Pt. II. Discrimination -- 9. Does the Slice We Receive Depend on Our Race, Gender, Ethnicity, or Other "Irrelevant" Personal Characteristics? -- 10. Detecting and Measuring Discrimination -- 11. Reducing the Impact of Discrimination on How the Pie is Sliced -- Pt. III. Poverty -- 12. A Slice Too Small -- 13. Making Small Slices Larger -- Pt. IV. Mobility -- 14. How the Size of a Slice Changes Over a Career -- 15. How the Size of a Slice Changes from Generation to Generation -- 16. The Accumulation, Distribution, and Transfer of Wealth -- Pt. V. Final Thoughts -- 17. Equalizing and Enlarging the Slices
Control code
ocn275149817
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 379 p.
Isbn
9780765623263
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045834
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)275149817

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