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Does inequality provoke populism?

17 mins | Feb 24, 2022
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Economic fairness could win back disillusioned voters. A new book argues that economic unfairness is more critical than unequal incomes, but only redistributive policies can restore social mobility. Paolo Gerbaudo analyses the economic origins of populism. Here, the sociologist and political theorist at King's College London, argues that ultimately there is no way to unleash social mobility without tackling inequality.
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