This American Life: Trends with Benefits

Intelligence Squared Debate: Abolish the Minimum Wage

This American Life: Is this working?

This American Life: Take the Money and Run for Office

This American Life: House Rules


The Big Short

Inequality For All


Rakesh Kochhar and Richard Fry: Wealth inequality has widened along racial, ethnic lines since end of Great Recession

Martin Wolf: Why Inequality is Such a Drag on Economies

Robert Frank: Darwin, the Market Whiz

James Surowiecki: The Mobility Myth

Lawrence Michel, Heidi Shierholz, and John Schmitt: Don’t’ Blame the Robots

Annie Lowrey: Supersize my Wage

Charles Duhigg and Keith Bradsher: How the US Lost Out on iPhone Work

Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman: Wealth Inequality in the United States since 1913: Evidence from Capitalized Income Tax Data

Phillip Longman: Why the Economic Fates of American Cities Diverged

Laura Bliss: How School Districts Seal Their Students into Poverty

Emily Badger: The Long, Painful, and Repetitive history of How Baltimore Became Baltimore

Stephane Cote, Julian House, Robb Willer: High Economic Inequality Leads Higher-Income Individuals to be Less Generous

David Dayen: Bring Back Antitrust

Lewis Brown Jr. and Heather McCulloch: Building an Equitable Tax Code

Ray Madoff: How the Government Gives

Eduardo Porter: The False Hope of Limited Government, Built on Tax Breaks

Jeff Guo: Why a German Billionaires Says the Pledges Like Mark Zuckerberg’s Are Really Bad

Derek Thompson, “Why the Gender-Pay Gap is Largest for the Highest-Paying Jobs

Sherman and Trisi, “Safety Net More Effective Against Poverty Than Previously Thought

Florence Jaumotte and Carolina Osorio Buitron: Union Power and Inequality

Center for Popular Democracy: Wall Street, Main Street, and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd: Why African Americans Must Not Be Left Out of the Federal Reserve’s Full-Employment Mandate

PolicyLink: Full Employment for All: The Social and Economic Benefits of Race and Gender Equity in Employment

Nikole Hannah-Jones: How School Segregation Divides Ferguson – and the United States

David Leonhardt: The Case for $320,000 Kindergarten Teachers

David Leonhardt: Top Colleges, Largely for the Elite

New York Times Opinion Page: Campaign Finance 40 Years Later

Ben Casselman: The American Middle Class Hasn't Gotten a Raise in 15 Years


Robert Reich: Saving Capitalism

Robert Reich: Aftershock

Edward Conard: Unintended Consequences

Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson: Why Nations Fail

Henry George: Progress and Poverty

Deborah Stone: Policy Paradox

Steven Greehouse: The Big Squeeze

Robert Reich: Supercapitalism

Gregory Mankiw: Principles of Economics

Robert Reich: The Work of Nations

Jacob Hacker: The Great Risk Shift

Thomas Piketty: Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Robert Reich: The Future of Success

Jonothan Kozol: The Savage Inequalities

Melvin Oliver and Thomas Shapiro: Black Wealth, White Wealth

Gregory Mankiw: Principles of Macroeconomics

Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson: Winner Takes All Politics

Larry Bartels: Unequal Democracy

Robert Frank: Falling Behind

Rebecca Blank: Changing Inequality

Phillip Dray:  There is Power in a Union

Robert Frank, Philip Cook: The Winner Takes All Society

John Kenneth Galbraith: The Affluent Society

Claudia Golden and Lawrence Katz: The Race Between Race and Education

Jody Heymann: Forgotten Families

Jacqueline Jones: American Work: Four Decades of Black and White Labor

Robert Kaiser: So Damn Much Money

Branko Milanovic: The Haves and Have-Nots

Katherine Newman: A Different Shade of Gray

Benjamin Page and James Simmons: What Government Can Do: Dealing with Poverty and Inequality

Amartya Sen: Development as Freedom

David Shipler: The Working Poor

Joe Soss, Jacob Hacker, and Suzanne Mettler: Remaking America

Joseph Stiglitz: The Price of Inequality

Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett: The Spirit Level