Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 July 2014

604 Pages | numerous figures and tables


ISBN: 9780198727750

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Top Incomes Over the Twentieth Century

A Contrast Between Continental European and English-Speaking Countries

Edited by A. B. Atkinson and Thomas Piketty

  • Innovative research tracing the changing distribution of top incomes and wealth across the globe
  • Contains extensive discussion of sources and methods, and original data
  • Includes case studies on top incomes in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Ireland