Tag Archives: Income Gap

Hoover Institution: Uncommon Knowledge: Richard Epstein on Inequality, Taxes, Politics and Health Care

. I actually agree with Richard Epstein on one thing. Which is definitely a rarity, but when Epstein says that its not that inequality is a problem. But the lack of mobility and opportunity for people at the bottom, or … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion: Paul Krugman: Inequality is a Drag: How to Expand Economic Freedom For Everyone

The New York Times: Opinion: Paul Krugman: Inequality is a Drag This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger If you are familiar with my blogging you know that I’m not a redistributionist in the sense that … Continue reading

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The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Are Calls for Wealth Redistribution Based on Envy or Justice?: How to Expand Economic Opportunity in America

Money, Money, Money The Fiscal Times: Opinion: Mark Thoma: Are Calls For Income Redistribution Based on Envy or Justice? Wealth or income redistribution, it depends on how you define it because government at all levels does it all the time … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Joseph E. Stiglitz: Inequality is Not Inevitable: How to Expand Economic Opportunity For All

Wall Street New York Times: Opinion: Joseph E. Stiglitz: Inequality is Not Inevitable As I’ve made this point on this blog before comparing the Scandinavian economies with the United States simply does not work. You would be better off comparing … Continue reading

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Mises Institute: Mises Daily: Julian Adorney: “Killing the Maximum Wage Myth”: Why a Maximum Wage Would be a Horrible Idea

Mises Institute: Mises Daily: Julian Adorney: Killing the Maximum Wage Myth Ederik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on BloggerPeople on the far left … Continue reading

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The Economist View: Opinion: Robert Shiller: ‘Better Insurance Against Inequality’

Economist’s View: Opinion: Robert Shiller: ‘Better Insurance Against Inequality’ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I could blog about indexing taxation of income for the … Continue reading

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The Economist: Editorial Board: Inequality in America: How to be a True Progressive

The Economist: Editorial Board: Inequality in America: How to be a True Progressive Erik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter I’ve mentioned before that I do not qualify as a Progressive, at least … Continue reading

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