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State-Level Income Inequality and American Elections

James K. Galbraith

in Inequality and Instability: A Study of the World Economy Just Before the Great Crisis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199855650
eISBN:
9780190261375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199855650.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter examines inequality measurements calculated at the state level. It seeks to explain the effect of inequality on voter turnout, and the relationship between economic inequality and ... More


Sociolegal Studies and Disputing at the World Trade Organization

in Between Law and Diplomacy: The Social Contexts of Disputing at the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804771436
eISBN:
9780804777384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804771436.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter notes that the dispute-settlement system of the World Trade Organization (WTO) is a complex social forum for economic, political, and symbolic skirmishing between vastly unequal states, ... More


Introduction

Catherine E. Rymph

in Raising Government Children: A History of Foster Care and the American Welfare State

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635644
eISBN:
9781469635651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635644.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The introduction describes aspects of the state of foster care today, noting that child welfare professionals in the early twentieth century had been optimistic that they could create a much better ... More


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