One key finding is that education and anti-discrimination policies, well-designed labour market institutions and large and/or progressive tax and transfer systems can all reduce income inequality.
The U.S. Census Bureau publishes two measures of income inequality each year. The Census Bureau also reports the Gini index, a summary statistic that measures the dispersion of incomes on a scale of zero (everyone has exactly the same income) to one (one person has all the income).Sep 22, 2015
On the opposite end, the following countries have the least income inequality: Azerbaijan - 22.5. Slovenia - 24.4. The Gini Coefficient
- Zambia - 58.1.
- Mozambique - 53.9.
- Botswana - 53.4.
- Brazil - 53.1.
- Angola - 51.3.
- Colombia - 51.
- Zimbabwe - 50.3.
- Panama - 49.7.
Invest more resources for support in low-income, underfunded schools such as, increased special education specialists and counselors. Dismantle the school to prison pipeline for students by adopting more restorative justice efforts and fewer funds for cops in schools.Aug 25, 2020