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Book Review -- Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective by Thomas Sowell

@article{ODriscoll2016BookR,
  title={Book Review -- Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective by Thomas Sowell},
  author={G. O’Driscoll},
  journal={Cato Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={36},
  pages={196-206}
}
  • G. O’Driscoll
  • Published 2016
  • Geography
  • Cato Journal
  • Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective Thomas Sowell New York: Basic Books, 2015, 328 pp. In 2015, Thomas Sowell turned 85 and published a new book. In it, he interjects himself foursquare into the debate over income inequality. He has written on the topic before, but never so comprehensively. His analysis of the topic is systematic and cuts across the main lines of the current debate. Sowell divides the factors influencing economic growth and income into four broad… CONTINUE READING