What is the most unequal region of the world? How deep does gender discrimination run in our societies? What happens to poor households during a housing boom? How is land distributed today? How can minimum wage reduce racial inequality? Can we really expect politicians to fix inequality? InequaliTalks presents accessible research done by young economists on one of the most pressing issues in the public conversation: inequality.
InequaliTalks is supported by School of Cities at the University of Toronto.
August 4th, 2021 | Season 2 | 14 mins 32 secs
July 21st, 2021 | Season 2 | 18 mins 2 secs
How inequality affects consumption.
March 17th, 2021 | Season 2 | 18 mins 56 secs
How children's neighborhoods explain thee racial gap in asthma.
March 3rd, 2021 | Season 2 | 17 mins 48 secs
Does immigration import inequality?
February 17th, 2021 | Season 2 | 22 mins 52 secs
What happens to local public finances in the aftermath of hurricanes
February 3rd, 2021 | Season 2 | 30 mins 23 secs
January 20th, 2021 | Season 2 | 24 mins 57 secs
Can wealth taxation work in developing countries?
December 9th, 2020 | Season 1 | 16 mins 58 secs
An (almost) unedited conversation with Thomas Piketty
November 25th, 2020 | Season 1 | 23 mins 10 secs
Can minimum wage reduce racial inequality?
November 11th, 2020 | Season 1 | 20 mins 9 secs
Gender Inequality in the Medical Profession
October 28th, 2020 | Season 1 | 14 mins 54 secs
booms, busts, housing, inequality, wealth
What happens to poor and rich households during housing booms and busts?
October 14th, 2020 | Season 1 | 19 mins
The impact of changing job skills on career earnings dynamics for college graduates.
September 30th, 2020 | Season 1 | 19 mins 2 secs
developing countries, inequality, land
How is land distributed in the world today?
September 16th, 2020 | Season 1 | 21 mins 30 secs
inequality, pakistan, politicians, voters
On how the information gap between politicians and citizens in developing countries affects policies.
September 2nd, 2020 | Season 1 | 21 mins 31 secs
inequality, middle east
Behind the "Arab Inequality puzzle"
August 19th, 2020 | Season 1 | 23 mins 6 secs
covid 19, economy, globalization, trade
COVID-19: did globalization help or hurt us?