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.
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?
August 5th, 2020 | Season 1 | 25 mins 38 secs
businesses, consumption, covid 19, economy, inequality, poor
Consumption in the time of COVID-19
July 22nd, 2020 | Season 1 | 2 mins 20 secs
An economics podcast on inequality: why? how? who?