Poverty and Prosperity in the USA in the Late Twentieth Century

  • Dimitri B. Papadimitriou
  • Edward N. Wolff

Part of the Jerome Levy Economics Institute book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Maury Gittleman, Edward N. Wolff
      Pages 1-17
  3. Poverty: Trends, Composition and Sources

  4. Anatomy of Income Inequality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Greg J. Duncan, Timothy M. Smeeding, Willard Rodgers
      Pages 240-274
    3. McKinley L. Blackburn, David E. Bloom, Richard B. Freeman
      Pages 275-316
  5. Policy Discussion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 355-355
    2. Dimitri B. Papadimitriou, Edward N. Wolff
      Pages 357-379
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 381-390

About this book


20th century development economics political science poverty social science

Editors and affiliations

  • Dimitri B. Papadimitriou
    • 1
  • Edward N. Wolff
    • 2
  1. 1.Bard CollegeAnnandale-on-HudsonUSA
  2. 2.New York UniversityNew YorkUSA

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