1. What are the causes of the income inequality trajectory in the U.S.?
2. What health and health related issues are affected by inequality? (see Powerpoint lecture).
3. Comment on Thomas Picketty’s research findings. (see Powerpoint lecture).
4. What most surprised you about Nick Hanauer’s perspective on the threats posed in the future by wealth/wage inequality in the U.S.?
5. After listening to the NPR program on HUD, how did the panelists describe the relationship between affordable housing and jobs?
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