The Top 1 Percent in International and Historical Perspective

The top 1 percent income share has more than doubled in the United States over the last 30 years, drawing much public attention in recent years. While other English-speaking countries have also experienced sharp increases in the top 1 percent income share, many high-income countries such as Japan, F...

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Volume: 27
Main Author: Facundo Alvaredo
Anthony B. Atkinson
Thomas Piketty
Emmanuel Saez
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 01.07.2013
AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC
published in: The Journal of economic perspectives Vol. 27; no. 3; pp. 3 - 20
Data of publication: 20130701
ISSN: 0895-3309
1944-7965
EISSN: 1944-7965
Discipline: Economics
Law
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Online Access: Fulltext
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