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Capital lessons: Labour, inequality and how to respond

Capital lessons: Labour, inequality and how to respond

Onaran, Özlem ORCID: 0000-0002-6345-9922 and Guschanski, Alexander ORCID: 0000-0002-7818-8264 (2017) Capital lessons: Labour, inequality and how to respond. IPPR Progressive Review, 24 (2). pp. 152-162. ISSN 2573-2323 (Print), 2573-2331 (Online) (doi:https://doi.org/10.1111/newe.12052)

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Abstract

A sharp drop in the wage share in GDP in the UK since the 1980s has been accompanied by a jump in income share of the top 1 per cent. Rather than migration or technological change, increased capital mobility, decline in collective bargaining, labour market deregulation, austerity and rising household debt are to blame.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Labour, deregulation, austerity
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business
Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2019 16:20
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
Selected for GREAT 2019: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/18420

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