Mapping Global Inequality

Google Tech Talks May 2,2007 ABSTRACT ne of the great debates of our time concerns the gap between the rich and poor worlds and the influence of globalization on that gap. The UC Atlas of Global Inequality (http://ucatlas.ucsc.edu) mobilizes undergraduate and graduate students to research global inequality and poverty. The UC Atlas is the leading site in Google searches…

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Trends in global inequality

The level of inequality in the world is far beyond what any economic argument can justify. Finn Tarp, Director of UNU-WIDER, and Miguel Niño-Zarazúa, Research Fellow at UNU-WIDER, discuss the trends in global inequality. They argue difference between relative and absolute poverty should not detract attention from inequality generally.

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🇨🇭 Global inequality: Bridging the gap | Counting the Cost

This week, international charity Oxfam released a statement alleging that the world’s eight richest men – including Microsoft’s Bill Gates and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg – control as much wealth as half the global population combined. Widespread anger over the growing gap between rich and poor led to the rise of populism in the world’s largest economy – the…

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Why is inequality rising? | CNBC Explains

The gap between the rich and the poor is rising in nearly every region of the world. CNBC’s Xin En Lee explores why inequality is growing. —– Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: Tweets by CNBCi

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Global inequality: Past, present, and future – Speech by Branko Milanovic

On May 17, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings hosted a panel on inequality that discussed the rising global middle class, global plutocrats, and whether our future will be one of class cleavages or rising shared prosperity. http://www.brookings.edu/events/2016/05/17-global-inequality (transcript available) Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=BrookingsInstitution Follow Brookings on social media! Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/Brookings Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BrookingsInst Instagram: http://www.Instagram.com/brookingsinst LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/com/company/the-brookings-institution

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World-Systems Theory, Dependency Theory and Global Inequality

In this video, I look at some of the causes of global economic inequality. Does World-Systems Theory and Dependency Theory offer answers, or are more nuanced explanations offered in works like The Bottom Billion and Why Nations Fail? Support me on Patreon and pledge as little as $1 per video: http://patreon.com/user?u=3517018 Facebook: http://fb.me/thethenandnow Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thethenandnow/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/lewlewwaller

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Global inequality | Social Inequality | MCAT | Khan Academy

Visit us (http://www.khanacademy.org/science/healthcare-and-medicine) for health and medicine content or (http://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/mcat) for MCAT related content. These videos do not provide medical advice and are for informational purposes only. The videos are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of a qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding…

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