TITLE

Equality, growth, and the myopic society

AUTHOR(S)
Gill, Richard T.
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Public Interest;Summer97, Issue 128, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the relationship between the goal of economic equality to the priority given to the American economic goal of long-term growth. Overall involvement of the government in the economy of the 1990s; Emotional tradeoff between growth and equality; Theoretical connection between short time horizons or temporal myopia and the elevation of equality to a higher priority among societal goals.
ACCESSION #
9707133098

 

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