The key to arresting galloping inequality in Australia comes down to housing policy and reversing spiralling housing costs.
Germany's rising inequality shows what happens when consumers and companies don't widely embrace innovation.
Single parents and unmarried parents who live together spend less on their children than married parents.
Women's football has made great strides, but when it comes it comes to media coverage, governance or funding, female athletes still suffer greatly from gender bias.
The Institute for Health and Welfare issued an "errata" to correct statements about inequality that were perfectly correct.
South Africa and Nigeria need to lead policy debates on long term measures to address migration in Africa.
Freedom of Information documents show the Bureau of Statistics spent a good deal of effort toning down news of rising inequality. The Productivity Commission seems to have been at it too.
In his valedictory address, outgoing secretary of the Prime Minister's Department Martin Parkinson, condemned “entrenched disadvantage” in Australia.
A fundamental driver of inequality is the race to the bottom in how governments set their corporate tax rates.
Better data would tell us more about the ultrawealthy, but they really do seem to be growing more wealthy, more quickly, than the rest of us.
Income is a useful measure for tracking economic progress over time. But a broader lens is needed to understand the relational and often political ways in which poverty emerges and is reproduced.
A new Grattan Institute study finds that for the first time in a long time, young Australians are no better off than those who came before, and are likely to do worse.
City rankings have become big business – but this expert thinks it's best to ignore them.
Populism is on the rise in countries where inequality has been fairly stable over time, as well as countries where inequality has grown.
How an implant is designed, tested, regulated and discussed with patients tends to disadvantage women. It's time that changed.
Saudi women may now travel without a man's permission, easing one of the most repressive aspects of the country's 'guardianship' system. Women in Saudi Arabia gained the right to drive last year.
Firearms are the second leading cause of death among US children and adolescents.
According to a new study, about 52 of every 100,000 men and boys, and about 3 of every 100,000 women and girls, are killed by police in the US.
The world of the fourth industrial revolution looks set to be one dominated by forms of knowledge and industries -- like science and technology -- that have long been dominated by men.
High levels of inequality damage our health, harm social cohesion and act as a brake on economic performance.