Inequality in macroeconomics

Vincenzo Quadrini, José Víctor Ríos-Rull

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We revise some of the main ways in which the study of aggregate performance of an economy overlaps with the study of inequality.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Income Distribution
PublisherElsevier B.V.
Number of pages74
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

Publication series

NameHandbook of Income Distribution
ISSN (Print)1574-0056


  • Inequality and financial markets
  • Inequality dynamics
  • Macromodels of inequality
  • Political economy of inequality

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    Quadrini, V., & Ríos-Rull, J. V. (2015). Inequality in macroeconomics. In Handbook of Income Distribution (pp. 1229-1302). (Handbook of Income Distribution; Vol. 2). Elsevier B.V..