Inequality

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Inequality
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

BRICS and the challenges of fighting inequality

The BRICS - Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa - are protagonists in the spread of hopes throughout the globe to reduce poverty and social inequality, as well as the construction of a new world order. The existence of a group of countries ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - 4 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

With World Cup, Brazil shows its successes and shortcomings

When Brazil won the right to host soccer's World Cup, the idea was to show the world a new country, a welcoming and capable place that had made great strides in growing its economy and reducing inequality. ... [Published Greenspace - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Effects inevitable

Nobel Prize-winning economist, Joseph Stiglitz, has written extensively on the effects of inequality on society. Nobel Prize-winning economist, Joseph Stiglitz, has written extensively on the effects of inequality on society. With a youth unemployment ... [Published Midland Express - 2 hours ago]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 11 reports

Women’s earnings still unequal in G20 countries

An Oxfam Ireland report has said that women in G20 countries will have to wait 75 years to be earning as much as their male counterparts do.The report shows that women were over-represented in part-time labour and discriminated against in the households, ... [Published Irish World News - 3 hours ago]
Entities: G20, Inequality, Ireland, Oxfam
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Inequality bad for growth of the poor: World Bank

High levels of inequality hurt the income growth of the poor, but help the rich.It may seem like common sense, but a new report by the World Bank Development and Research Group lays out new evidence for the phenomenon.The report says as wealth polarization ... [Published Arirang - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

ON THE MONEY: A focus on executive pay is just the tip of the inequality iceberg

THERE is often more heat than light in discussions about executive pay; they tend to be political and emotional rather than factual or moral. When unions complain about bosses’ pay it appears to be a negotiating tactic rather than a real argument.Whether ... [Published BDlive - 11 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Daughter Of Mortgage Bankers Association CEO Has Lost Faith In American Homeownership Dream

"The world has changed," explains the 27-year old daughter of David Stevens - CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association. Despite her father's constant 30-year pitch of the merits of homeownership - and knowing full well that rates are low, rents are high, ... [Published Zero Hedge - 15 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

John Rubino: Taking Control Of The Time In Which We Live

In what is quite possibly my favorite podcast so far this year, Chris speaks with John Rubino -- founder of DollarCollapse.com and recent author of The Money Bubble -- about the times in which we live.The discussion waxes across the defining trends of ... [Published Zero Hedge - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Private summer schools prompt debate on education inequality

Jul 13, 2014 by StaffIn Beverly Hills, high school students can take a U.S. history course for $798 this summer; in La Cañada Flintridge, Spanish is offered for $775, and in Arcadia, a creative writing course costs $605, plus a $25 registration fee.While ... [Published Education News - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 2 reports

Vatican Seminar on the Global Common Good: Leaders Debate How to Build a More Inclusive Economy

Poverty and extreme economic inequality are historic challenges.read more ... [Published PressReleasePoint - Jul 13 2014]
Entities: The Vatican, Inequality
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 2 reports

Cancer toll higher for rural men

Not tested ... it’s common for rural men to get their prostate cancer diagnosed late. Source: News LimitedMEN with prostate cancer who live in the bush are 24 per cent more likely to die within five years and hundreds of other cancer patients die early ... [Published Northern Territory News - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 2 reports

Does Capitalism Inevitably Produce Inequalities?

In a recent New York Times op-ed article, Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz theorized that capitalism does not inevitably produce inequalities in wealth. Instead, he argued, today’s inequalities result from policy decisions made by politicians ... [Published Boston IMC - Jul 13 2014]

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...Their proposal is to "remove the worldwide cap on the number of visas that could be awarded to legal immigrants who had earned a graduate degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics from an accredited institution of higher education in the United States, provided they had an offer of employment."
"She cared most deeply about South Africa, its culture, its people and its on-going struggle to realize its new democracy" the statement said
...President, Thomas R Marshall 'in response to Senator Joseph Bristow's catalog of the nation's needs," famously "quipped the often-repeated phrase, "What this country needs is a really good five-cent cigar."
...  "That  sounds  great," he said. "The problem is it makes no sense. Economically, mathematically, even grammatically. And yet we believe him!"

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WB: East Sea tensions have little impact on Vie... [Published Intellasia.net - 1 hour ago]
You Want a Solution? Try Not to Get Hurt When I... [Published Zero Hedge - 1 hour ago]
Executives paid 180 times more than workers [Published Economia - 1 hour ago]
With World Cup, Brazil shows its successes and ... [Published Greenspace - 1 hour ago]
With World Cup, Brazil shows its successes and ... [Published Top of the Ticket - 1 hour ago]
You Want a Solution? Try Not to Get Hurt When I... [Published Zero Hedge - 1 hour ago]
College graduates sorting themselves into elite... [Published Education News - 1 hour ago]
Commoners under a hammer [Published Livemint.com - 1 hour ago]
EU: regulators call for banks' momentary avoida... [Published Paypers - 1 hour ago]
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Alliance of cities [Published Korea Herald - 2 hours ago]
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Capital Gains? [Published Progress Labour's Progressives - 2 hours ago]
MPs Commandments: And You Will Know My Name is ... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - 2 hours ago]
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With World Cup, Brazil shows its successes and ... [Published Greenspace - 1 hour ago]
When Brazil won the right to host soccer's World Cup, the idea was to show the world a new country, a welcoming and capable place that had made great strides in growing its economy and reducing inequality. ...
With World Cup, Brazil shows its successes and ... [Published Top of the Ticket - 1 hour ago]
When Brazil won the right to host soccer's World Cup, the idea was to show the world a new country, a welcoming and capable place that had made great strides in growing its economy and reducing inequality. ...
You Want a Solution? Try Not to Get Hurt When I... [Published Zero Hedge - 1 hour ago]
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog , Once the deadwood piles high enough, the random lightning strike ignites a fire so fast-moving and so hot that it cannot be suppressed, and the entire financial system burns to the ground. ...
MPs Commandments: And You Will Know My Name is ... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - 2 hours ago]
And Lo!  All the MPs saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain spinning, and they trembled with fear. They stayed at a distance and said unto Lord Bew, chairman of the Committee on Standards in Public Life, ...
Wonkbook: Waiting for hints of the Fed’s next move [Published Ezra Klein - 2 hours ago]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
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Just Say No [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 23 2014]
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Sorry, Equal Opportunity Isn’t Good Enough [Published Slate Magazine - Jan 30 2014]
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Nearly Three-Fourths of U.S. Executives Looking... [Published Financial Services - Jul 08 2014]
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