Should law be used as a tool to fix social inequalities? In order to try to figure out if the measures that have been historically advanced and sustained by activists of discriminated and minority social groups are right and/or actually effective and needed, we'll be taking into consideration the feminist movement, which aim towards all … Continue reading Feminist legal theory: can the law fix inequalities?
The gender income gap has always been an important argument coming up often in political debates, policy reports, and everyday news. In the last few years something started to change and important positions have been taken on the subject but, do you think that something is really changing? In order to study the income gap … Continue reading Inequality by gender: is the income gap “a thing”?
The pattern of poverty of the last century has been constantly and steadily decreasing, but the evolution of inequality is not as optimistic. The Gini index increased a lot since 1980s until the begin of the 2000, but then it stayed the same or even decreased. The top 1% income share has decreased by 1900 … Continue reading Governance and good development