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2017| Increasing Inequality Reduces Long-term Growth German Economic Analysis Using a Macroeconomic Structural Model

Political and public debate in Germany has for some time seen growing discussion of the connection between increasing income inequality and economic growth. This discussion was instigated by a number of international empirical studies (OECD 2015; Ostry et al. 2014) that found indications of a negative link between more income divergence, on one hand, and development of the economy, on the other.

Mandela Memorial Dialogue: Social Justice & Development

The Wits School of Governance and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung cordially invite you to join us for the 2nd Dialogue on Development and Rights, entitled “The Mandela Memorial Dialogue: Social Justice & Development”. Panellists will include Adv. Thuli Madonsela, Zwelinzima Vavi, Dr Pregs Govender and Mark Heywood.