en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economic_inequality

Economic inequality covers a wide variety of topics. It can refer to either income distribution, .... In September 2012, according to the Institute for Policy Studies ( IPS), "over 60 ... This seems to be due to factors such as social insurance programmes ..... because more people who want ordinary consumer goods and services will ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economics

Economics is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of .... We cannot define economics as the science that studies wealth, war, crime, education, and any other field economic analysis can be applied to; but ...

www.mdpi.com/2076-0760/6/4/147/pdf

Dec 4, 2017 ... economic inequality are misplaced seeing poverty as the real problem (Watson ... adequate but plain food consumption basket. ...... Many social scientists have drawn on the difference principle to argue for reducing inequality.

equitablegrowth.org/inequality-income-wealth-consumption

Sep 7, 2016 ... All of these inequality measures are important, but economic analyses .... and social scientists alike to think a bit more about the role of wealth ...

www.npc.umich.edu/publications/u/2016-02-npc-working-paper.pdf

Apr 2, 2016 ... Abstract. Recent studies of economic inequality almost always separately examine income inequality ... effects on social and economic mobility.

economicsociology.org/2014/10/10/thomas-piketty-there-is-no-such-thing-as-economic-science-there-are-social-sciences-economic-processes-involved-social-control

Oct 10, 2014 ... Thomas Piketty: “There is no such thing as economic science. There are social sciences, economic processes involved social control. ... It's just impossible to study issues such as dynamics of income and wealth distribution in a purely economic ... comparative political economy · consumerism · consumption ...

econsoc.mpifg.de/downloads/19_1/econ_soc_19-1_korom.pdf

ever, that there were always some social scientists who transcended these ... veys such as the U.S. Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF) that have become ... His work in economic sociology, the sociology of elites and intellec- tuals, and social ...

www.researchgate.net/post/Is_economics_a_science_or_a_social_science

... the production, distribution and consumption of wealth in human society. ... The problem is that in social matters, including economic matters, you cannot ... Economics may refer to a social science because itutilizes scientific methods to build ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/09/22/the-many-ways-to-measure-economic-inequality

Sep 22, 2015 ... Issues of economic inequality have pushed their way back into the national ... for the impact of taxes and transfer payments (such as Social Security, food ... Such studies typically find that consumption inequality is less than ...