The Decline in Real Wages

The Declining Fortunes of (most) American Workers

We show that real wages decline from the Boomer generation onwards, over the life course. Further analysis shows that this is true for almost all groups, at all income levels.

Laura Harvey, James Rockey
Global Gender Pay Inequality is Getting Worse

The Global Gender Gap in Labour Income

A new economic gender inequality (EGI) measure uses national labour income ratios. EGI equivalent to a billion women unpaid by 2017, driven by gender participation gaps. Asia and Africa see higher EGIs than Europe/Americas. Growth alone won’t bridge the most extreme gaps.

Tewodros Makonnen Gebrewolde, James Rockey, Akbar Ullah