As time goes by: shifting incomes and inequality between and within generations

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Adam Corlett

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This is the Resolution Foundation’s fourth report for the Intergenerational Commission, which over the course of 2017 will examine issues of intergenerational fairness and make recommendations to strengthen the intergenerational social contract. This paper, building on previous work on the earnings of different generations, examines household income. Specifically, it looks both at changes in income and changes in inequalities between and within different generations.


Older People, Social Change, Young People, Economics and Income Dynamics


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