Poverty, Inequality, and the GDP: The Economy of Good Jobs

Poverty, Inequality, and the GDP: The Economy of Good Jobs

photo: Anna Wolf Proposals to reduce poverty and inequality by such measures as raising the minimum wage, improving work conditions, assuring extra pay for overtime and raising taxes on the 1 percent of wealthiest Americans are useful actions, but they do not address a fundamental source of economic undoing for many Americans—the composition of America’s gross […]