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Confronting income inequality in Japan

a comparative analysis of causes, consequences, and reform

by Toshiaki Tachibanaki

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.,
  • OECD countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Income distribution -- Japan.,
    • Income distribution -- OECD countries.,
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Japan -- Economic policy -- 21st century.,
    • Japan -- Social policy -- 21st century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementToshiaki Tachibanaki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC465.I5 T3 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3426592M
      ISBN 100262201585
      LC Control Number2005050462

      I had been waiting for last month’s publication of the book “Confronting Inequality” before preparing my annual update on income inequality and redistribution in Canada.I am glad I did because the book presents new and exciting empirical findings that shed light on the age-old equity/growth debate (more on that below), but also introduced me to the Standardized World .   The common self-perception among the Japanese of their country as an egalitarian ‘90 per cent middle-class society’ was first strongly challenged by Japanese economist Toshiaki Tachibanaki’s book “Confronting Income Inequality” published in Japan in

      Mr. Ostry is the author of a number of books on international macro policy issues, including, Taming the Tide of Capital Flows (MIT Press, ), and Confronting Inequality (Columbia University Press, ) and numerous articles in scholarly journals. His work has been widely cited in print and electronic media, including the BBC, the Economist.   The book consists of studies of contemporary inequality trends using the [Luxembourg Income Study] data woven into a rich tapestry of understanding of a complex historical episode. The contributors—economists, sociologists, political scientists—analyze the data using powerful methodologies capable of laying bare the underlying structure Pages:

      Tachibanaki, Toshiaki , Confronting Income Inequality in Japan: A Comparative Analysis of Causes, Consequences, and Reform. Cambridge: MIT Press. Cambridge: MIT Press. Tōkei Sūri Kenkyūsho (Institute of Statistical Mathematics) , ‘Kokumin-sei no kenkyū: nen dai kai zenkoku chōsa’ (Studies of national character: the 12th. Huiyan Fu's An Emerging Non-regular Labour Force in Japan (Routledge, ), Toshiaki Tachibanaki's Confronting Income Inequality in Japan (MIT Press, ), and Junsuke Hara and Kazuo Seiyama's Inequality amid Affluence: Social Stratification in .


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