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How the Finance Industry Fueled Four Decades of Inequality in America

Starting in the ’80s, the rise of finance set forces in motion that have reshaped the economy

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Coauthored with Megan Tobias Neely, Postdoctoral Fellow in Sociology at The Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University.

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Ken-Hou Lin

Ken-Hou Lin

Sociologist@University of Texas at Austin. Author of Divested: Inequality in the Age of Finance.

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