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Published: 01 March 2012

352 Pages | 25 line-cuts


ISBN: 9780199797899

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The Age of Dualization

The Changing Face of Inequality in Deindustrializing Societies

Edited by Patrick Emmenegger, Silja Häusermann, Bruno Palier, and Martin Seeleib-Kaiser

International Policy Exchange

  • Introduces the concept of dualization, the process by which society's insiders and outsiders are treated differentially
  • Conceptualizes inequality as a multidimensional phenomenon, stemming from inequalities in labor markets, welfare, and political representation
  • Stresses the role of political choice in increasing inequality
  • Presents findings based on rigorous methodological approaches, including panel data analysis and policy process tracing

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