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On economic equality

Amartya Kumar Sen

On economic equality

by Amartya Kumar Sen

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Equality,
  • Welfare economics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRadcliffe lectures -- 1972
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB99.3 S46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20758057M

    of gender equality focussed aid in economic and productive sectors is very similar. The gender equality focus of bilateral aid to all sectors combined (including social) is notably higher, amounting to one third (USD 18 billion per year) of all aid allocated by sector in Economic equality is not intrinsically morally valuable. In On Inequality, Harry Frankfurt has convincingly defended this point. For that reason alone, it is an excellent book .

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. A New York Times Notable Book of For most of Western history, Sitaraman argues, constitutional thinkers assumed economic inequality was inevitable and inescapable—and they designed governments to prevent class divisions from spilling over into class warfare. The American Constitution is different.

    But in The Lost Tradition of Economic Equality in America, –, Daniel R. Mandell argues that, in fact, the United States was originally deeply influenced by the belief that maintaining a "rough" or relative equality of wealth is essential to the cultivation of a successful republican by: 1. hen it comes to social and economic inequality deeply entrenched in our country, the blame lies with the internal armed conflict, which has long weakened the administrative mechanism of successive governments. Clearly, persistent economic retardation can have negative effects on all ethnic groups and the nation as a whole. In addition, slow-moving economy will not.


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