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The Journal of Economic Inequality

2016 - 2021

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Society for the Study of Economic Inequality
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Volume 19, issue 1, 2021

Introduction March 2021 issue pp. 1-2 Downloads
Frank Cowell and Cecilia García-Peñalosa
Sustainable Development Goals and the Study of Economic Inequality pp. 3-11 Downloads
Ravi Kanbur
Accounting for differences in income inequality across countries: tax-benefit policy, labour market structure, returns and demographics pp. 13-43 Downloads
Denisa Sologon, Philippe Van Kerm, Jinjing Li and Cathal O’Donoghue
Sibling correlation in risk attitudes: evidence from Burkina Faso pp. 45-72 Downloads
Mohammad H. Sepahvand and Roujman Shahbazian
Parental time restrictions and the cost of children: insights from a survey among mothers pp. 73-95 Downloads
Melanie Borah, Andreas Knabe and Kevin Pahlke
The nexus between perceptions of inequality and preferences for redistribution pp. 97-114 Downloads
Roberto Iacono and Marco Ranaldi
Individual Attitudes Toward Government’s Role in Redistributing Income in the United States: Analysis by Ideological Subgroups pp. 115-137 Downloads
Ernest M. Zampelli and Steven T. Yen
A multidimensional approach to measuring the middle class pp. 139-162 Downloads
María Edo, Walter Sosa Escudero and Marcela Svarc
Elasticity determinants of inequality-reducing income taxation pp. 163-183 Downloads
Oriol Carbonell-Nicolau and Humberto Llavador
Normative Measures of Tax Progressivity: an International Comparison pp. 185-212 Downloads
Nanak Kakwani and Hyun Hwa Son

Volume 18, issue 4, 2020

Early life circumstances and labor market outcomes over the life cycle pp. 449-468 Downloads
Manuel Flores, Pilar Garcia-Gomez and Adriaan Kalwij
Beyond the weights: a multicriteria approach to evaluate inequality in education pp. 469-489 Downloads
Giuseppe Coco, Raffaele Lagravinese and Giuliano Resce
Visible Minorities and Job Mobility: Evidence from a Workplace Panel Survey pp. 491-524 Downloads
Mohsen Javdani
How Poor Are the Poor? Looking beyond the Binary Measure of Income Poverty pp. 525-549 Downloads
Iryna Kyzyma
Assessing poverty persistence in households with children pp. 551-569 Downloads
Enrico Fabrizi and Chiara Mussida
Ancestral Ways of Life and Human Capital Formation in Kenya pp. 571-584 Downloads
David Wuepper, Hannes Lang and Emmanuel Benjamin
Global Inequality in a more educated world pp. 585-616 Downloads
Amer Ahmed, Maurizio Bussolo, Marcio Cruz, Delfin Go and Israel Osorio-Rodarte
Weight-Based Discrimination in the Italian Labor Market: an Analysis of the Interaction with Gender and Ethnicity pp. 617-637 Downloads
Giovanni Busetta, Maria Gabriella Campolo and Demetrio Panarello
Correction to: Market competition and parental background wage premium: the role of human and relational capital pp. 639-639 Downloads
Maurizio Franzini, Fabrizio Patriarca and Michele Raitano
Review of Franklin Obeng-Odoom, Property, Institutions, and Social Stratification in Africa pp. 641-644 Downloads
Arne Bigsten
Review of Matthew D. Adler, Measuring Social Welfare: An Introduction pp. 645-648 Downloads
Domenico Moramarco

Volume 18, issue 3, 2020

Tax progressivity and top incomes evidence from tax reforms pp. 261-289 Downloads
Enrico Rubolino and Daniel Waldenström
Market competition and parental background wage premium: the role of human and relational capital pp. 291-317 Downloads
Maurizio Franzini, Fabrizio Patriarca and Michele Raitano
Aggregate wealth and its distribution as determinants of financial crises pp. 319-338 Downloads
Thomas Hauner
On the robustness of multidimensional counting poverty orderings pp. 339-364 Downloads
Francisco Azpitarte, Jose Gallegos and Gaston Yalonetzky
Conspicuous consumption and peer-group inequality: the role of preferences pp. 365-389 Downloads
Jessica Harriger-Lin, Neha Khanna and Andreas Pape
Quantifying the contribution of a subpopulation to inequality an application to Mozambique pp. 391-419 Downloads
Carlos Gradín
Extending the approaches to polarization ordering of ordinal variables pp. 421-440 Downloads
Sandip Sarkar and Sattwik Santra
Book review of The Triumph of Injustice: How the Rich Dodge Taxes and How to Make Them Pay pp. 441-444 Downloads
Edward N. Wolff
Book Review of Love, Money and Parenting. How Economics Explains the Way we Raise our Kids pp. 445-447 Downloads
John Ermisch

Volume 18, issue 2, 2020

Income poverty measurement in India: defining group-specific poverty lines or taking preferences into account? pp. 137-156 Downloads
Aditi Dimri and Francois Maniquet
School Segregation Across the World: Has Any Progress Been Made in Reducing the Separation of the Rich from the Poor? pp. 157-179 Downloads
Gabriel Gutiérrez, John Jerrim and Rodrigo Torres
L’union fait la force? Evidence for wage discrimination in firms with high diversity pp. 181-211 Downloads
Elena Grinza, Stephan Kampelmann and Francois Rycx
A Bayesian look at American academic wages: From wage dispersion to wage compression pp. 213-238 Downloads
Majda Benzidia and Michel Lubrano
Cross-Sectional Facts for Macroeconomists: Wage, Income and Consumption Inequality in Turkey pp. 239-259 Downloads
Mehmet Nazım Tamkoç and Orhan Torul

Volume 18, issue 1, 2020

Losing ground in the income hierarchy: relative deprivation revisited pp. 1-12 Downloads
Walter Bossert and Conchita D’Ambrosio
CPI Bias and its Implications for Poverty Reduction in Africa pp. 13-44 Downloads
Andrew Dabalen, Isis Gaddis and Nga Thi Viet Nguyen
We forgot the middle class! Inequality underestimation in a changing Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 45-70 Downloads
Fabio Clementi, A. L. Dabalen, Vasco Molini and Francesco Schettino
The Course of Income Inequality as a Cohort Ages into Old-Age pp. 71-90 Downloads
Thomas L. Hungerford
Bayesian inference for TIP curves: an application to child poverty in Germany pp. 91-111 Downloads
Edwin Fourrier-Nicolaï and Michel Lubrano
Decomposing Personal Income Tax Redistribution with Application to Italy pp. 113-129 Downloads
Paolo Di Caro
Book review of Measuring Poverty around the World pp. 131-136 Downloads
Martin Ravallion

Volume 17, issue 4, 2019

The tail that wags: differences in effective right tail coverage and estimates of wealth inequality pp. 443-459 Downloads
Arthur B. Kennickell
Unions, Internationalization, Tasks, Firms, and Worker Characteristics: A Detailed Decomposition Analysis of Rising Wage Inequality in Germany pp. 461-498 Downloads
Martin Biewen and Matthias Seckler
Intergenerational mobility and the rise and fall of inequality: Lessons from Latin America pp. 499-520 Downloads
Guido Neidhöfer
Growth with reduction in poverty and inequality: did Brazil show the way? pp. 521-541 Downloads
Orlando Sotomayor
Where to create jobs to reduce poverty: cities or towns? pp. 543-564 Downloads
Ravi Kanbur, Luc Christiaensen and Joachim De Weerdt
Distributional effects of gambling taxes: empirical evidence from Italy pp. 565-590 Downloads
Luca Gandullia and Lucia Leporatti
Book review of Ten Thousand Years of Inequality. The Archaeology of Wealth Differences pp. 591-594 Downloads
Giovanni Vecchi

Volume 17, issue 3, 2019

Multidimensional polarization for ordinal data pp. 301-317 Downloads
Martyna Kobus and Radosław Kurek
Heritability of lifetime earnings pp. 319-335 Downloads
Ari Hyytinen, Pekka Ilmakunnas, Edvard Johansson and Otto Toivanen
Demographic change and the European income distribution pp. 337-357 Downloads
Mathias Dolls, Karina Doorley, Alari Paulus, Hilmar Schneider and Eric Sommer
More unequal yet more alike, the changing patterns of family formation, generational mobility and household income inequality in China: a counter-factual analysis pp. 359-378 Downloads
Gordon Anderson, Tongtong Hao and M. Grazia Pittau
What drives the convergence in male and female wage distributions in Israel? A Shapley decomposition approach pp. 379-399 Downloads
Ayal Kimhi and Nirit Hanuka-Taflia
Institutional persistence, income inequality, and individual attitudes pp. 401-413 Downloads
Alberto Chong and Mark Gradstein
Income inequality and well-being in the U.S.: evidence of geographic-scale- and measure-dependence pp. 415-434 Downloads
John Ifcher, Homa Zarghamee and Carol Graham
Correction to: Inequality and fiscal policies in Uruguay by race pp. 435-436 Downloads
Marisa Bucheli, Maximo Rossi and Florencia Amábile
Correction to: Poverty dynamics and graduation from conditional cash transfers: a transition model for Mexico’s Progresa-Oportunidades-Prospera program pp. 437-437 Downloads
Juan Villa and Miguel Niño-Zarazúa
Book review of Commitment to Equity Handbook, Estimating the Impact of Fiscal Policy on Inequality and Poverty pp. 439-442 Downloads
Nanak Kakwani

Volume 17, issue 2, 2019

Monetary effects of inequality: lessons from the euro experiment pp. 99-124 Downloads
Antonio Filippin and Luca Nunziata
An integrated approach for a top-corrected income distribution pp. 125-143 Downloads
Charlotte Bartels and Maria Metzing
The signaling effect of gasoline taxes and its distributional implications pp. 145-169 Downloads
Silvia Tiezzi and Stefano F. Verde
The increase of the gender wage gap in Italy during the 2008-2012 economic crisis pp. 171-193 Downloads
Daniela Piazzalunga and Maria Laura Di Tommaso
Regional well-being in the OECD pp. 195-218 Downloads
Jesús Peiró-Palomino
Poverty dynamics and graduation from conditional cash transfers: a transition model for Mexico’s Progresa-Oportunidades-Prospera program pp. 219-251 Downloads
Juan Villa and Miguel Niño-Zarazúa
Ethnic and racial disparities in saving behavior pp. 253-283 Downloads
Mariela Dal Borgo
The absent rewards of assimilation: how ethnic penalties persist in the Swiss labour market pp. 285-299 Downloads
Daniel Auer and Flavia Fossati

Volume 17, issue 1, 2019

Multidimensional analysis and mobility: special issue in homage to Tony Atkinson pp. 1-4 Downloads
Markus Jantti and Dirk Gaer
Talent, equality of opportunity and optimal non-linear income tax pp. 5-28 Downloads
Alain Trannoy
Multidimensional poverty measurement with individual preferences pp. 29-49 Downloads
Koen Decancq, Marc Fleurbaey and Francois Maniquet
How valid are synthetic panel estimates of poverty dynamics? pp. 51-76 Downloads
Nicolas Hérault and Stephen Jenkins
Steady-state assumptions in intergenerational mobility research pp. 77-97 Downloads
Martin Nybom and Jan Stuhler
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