20 Jun 2010

Richard Wilkinson - Unequal Societies

From Sunday Morning, 9:42 am on 20 June 2010

New Zealand is now around the fifth most unequal society in the Western world - a product, according to Richard Wilkinson, of changes to our society in the late-1980s that lead to the most rapid rise in inequality of any rich nation. 'The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better', by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett.