The Social Fallout of a High-Inequality Regime

  title={The Social Fallout of a High-Inequality Regime},
  author={David Grusky and Alair Maclean},
T spectacular takeoff in income inequality in the united States commenced long ago and has now become a fixed and seemingly stable foundation of our contemporary social life. Although there has been much research on the sources and causes of the takeoff, we know less about how people have come to forge new ways of living in the context of our high-inequality regime. How has rising income inequality changed the rules by which people come to participate in the key social institutions of our time… CONTINUE READING