Occasional musings about academia, research, travel, arts, and, most importantly, cycling.
Monday, January 16, 2012
Alan Krueger on "The Rise and Consequences of Inequality in the United States"
Alan Krueger, the Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Princeton, who currently serves as Chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisors, has offered the clearest and most compelling explication of the problem of rising income inequality in the US that I have yet to see. Read it all, including the figures here.