In light of reducing inequality as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, traditional measurement approaches need to be revised. Read why income inequality measures are currently lacking.▶
Targeting the Sustainable Development Goals ask for a strong approach and adequate measurements. Sometimes, traditional measurement approaches need to be revised. Peter van Bergeijk and Rolph van der Hoeven explain why the income inequality measur...▶
Is the process of globalization over the top? The period since the Second World War has been characterised by an exceptional strong rate of growth of world trade. The last sixty years of almost continued growth constitute an exceptional chapter in...▶
Peter van Bergeijk is Professor of International Economics & Macroeconomics at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, The Netherlands.