The Rise of Top Incomes: Comparative Perspectives

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Booth 51
RC20 Comparative Sociology (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
David WEAKLIEM, University of Connecticut, USA
Eat the Rich, Ignore the Poor: The Welfare State and Income Inequality in 46 Societies (Oral Presentation)
Jonathan KELLEY, International Survey Center, USA; M. D. R. EVANS, University of Nevada, Reno, USA; Nate BREZNAU, Intern Graduate School Social Sciences, Germany

Income Inequality and Relative Deprivation: A Formal Theoretic View (Oral Presentation)
Atsushi ISHIDA, Osaka University of Economics, Japan

Explaining the Rise in Top Incomes (Oral Presentation)
David WEAKLIEM, University of Connecticut, USA