TITLE

Is the growth of inequality a lasting or transitory feature of the contemporary process of globalisation?

AUTHOR(S)
Petit, Pascal
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Intereconomics;Nov2009, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p342
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the rise income distribution inequality due to globalization in developing countries. It is stated that the globalization of finance and forms of work organization, which accompany technology diffusion, lead to the rise in income inequality. It notes that income inequality focuses on the economic market activities but can also be found in the sphere of political and domestic activities. It also mentions the relationship between income inequality and development.
ACCESSION #
46788387

 

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