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Sociology of Development (2021)
Published: 11 November 2021
... extends the literature on contemporary economic inequality in China by identifying how excessive compensation among top earners in the financial sector contributed to wage inequality. © 2021 by The Regents of the University of California 2021 Financialization China wages income inequality...
Sociology of Development (2021) 7 (3): 253–284.
Published: 18 March 2021
... on the United States, we examine whether local governments are linked to poverty and income inequality. Using unique data that span all communities (over 3,000 county areas) over the Great Recession, we show that the institutional capacity and spending policy of local governments at the outset of the recession...
Sociology of Development (2017) 3 (4): 377–402.
Published: 01 December 2017
... for cross-national variations of income inequality in developed countries. Surprisingly, there is no empirical research examining whether the positive association between financialization and income inequality is conditioned by differences in wage coordination. We contribute to this comparative income...
Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (4): 442–462.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Roy Kwon; Anthony Roberts An emergent literature in sociology reveals a positive association between financialization and income inequality. Recent evidence also shows that various indicators of the new economy expand inequality in advanced industrial societies. Interestingly, less attention...