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1 .Four critiques of the redistribution hypothesis : an assessment
2 .Global inequality and the global inequality extraction ratio: the story of the past two centuries
3 .Global inequality recalculated : the effect of new 2005 PPP estimates on global inequality
4 .Reform and inequality during the transition : an analysis using panel household survey data, 1990-2005
5 .Political alternation as a restraint on investing in influence : evidence from the post-communist transition
6 .Where in the world are you ? Assessing the importance of circumstance and effort in a world of different mean country incomes and (almost) no migration
7 .Measuring ancient inequality
8 .Global income inequality : what it is and why it matters
9 .Half a world : regional inequality in five great federations
10 .Does tariff liberalization increase wage inequality ? - Some empirical evidence
11 .The World Bank economic review 19 (1)
12 .Is inequality in Africa really different?
13 .Income convergence during the disintegration of the world economy, 1919-39
14 .Can we discern the effect of globalization on income distribution? evidence from household budget surveys
15 .Does Liberte = Egalite ? A survey of the empirical links between democracy and inequality with some evidence on the transition economies
16 .Decomposing world income distribution : does the world have a middle class ?
17 .Democracy and income inequality : an empirical analysis
18 .Social transfers and social assistance - an empirical analysis using Latvian household survey data
19 .Do more unequal countries redistribute more? does the median voter hypothesis hold?
20 .True world income distribution, 1988 and 1993 - first calculations, based on household surveys alone
21 .The World Bank economic review 13 (3)
22 .Poverty and the economic transition : how do changes in economies of scale affect poverty rates for different households?
23 .Explaining the increase in inequality during the transition
24 .Income, inequality, and poverty during the transition from planned to market economy
25 .Nations, conglomerates, and empires : the tradeoff between income and sovereignty
26 .Poverty, inequality, and social policy in transition economies
27 .Cash social transfers, direct taxes, and income distribution in late socialism
28 .Social costs of the transition to capitalism : Poland, 1990-91
29 .Eastern Europe and Russian Federation - Distributional impact of cash and in-kind social transfers in Eastern Europe and Russia
30 .Poverty in Poland : 1978-88
31 .Poverty in Poland, Hungary, and Yugoslavia in the years of crisis, 1978-87