Monday, November 14, 2011

Egalitarian France

France is more egalitarian in income distribution than the US or Germany.

This is from the database on world top incomes assembled by Thomas Piketty and his colleagues.

1 comment:

Linca said...

I'd guess the relevance of the time series is more for comparison within a country across time than between two countries at the same date, as the differences in the nature of the data between countries make realistic comparisons a bit hazardous.