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New SPERI-IPPR literature reviews published

The Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI) and the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) have today published a series of literature reviews, compiled to inform IPPR’s Commission on Economic Justice. The reviews have been authored by SPERI research assistant Sean McDaniel and deputy director Craig Berry. The three published today focus on: Work, labour markets and welfare The company … Continue reading

6 November 2017 by
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Inequality Redux VII

Andrew Gamble

Why ownership is at the root of inequality The debate on inequality often highlights the increasing disparity in incomes, but to understand why inequality is so persistent we need to ask why wealth is even more unequally distributed than income.  This requires an examination of structures of ownership, how they reflect concentrations of power, and create economic rents.  Redistribution of … Continue reading

2 April 2015 by
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