Professor of Social Policy and Director, Equity Employment and Growth Research Programme, University of Oxford
Brian Nolan is Director of INET’s Employment, Equity and Growth Programme, Professor of Social Policy at the Department of Social Policy and Intervention, and Senior Research Fellow at Nuffield College Oxford. His recent research is on income inequality and living standards across rich countries. He edited Inequality and Inclusive Growth in Rich Countries: Shared Challenges and Contrasting Fortunes and Generating Prosperity for Working Families in Rich Countries, published by Oxford University Press in 2018.
The idea is now commonplace that income inequality is inexorably on the rise. The US experience in particular has become central to a new grand narrative prominent in public debate and taken to apply across rich countries:...