University of Wisconsin–Madison

Inequality & Mobility

Inequality describes the extent to which resources or outcomes (e.g., income, wealth, consumption, health, education) are similarly or unevenly distributed among individuals, groups, populations, or societies. Mobility refers to the frequency with which individuals, groups, or populations within a society change social or economic position in areas such as income, wealth, education, occupation, and the like.

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Jamein Cunningham on How Segregation Affects Homicide Rates

  • Jamein Cunningham
  • Podcasts
  • November 21 2022
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Housing and Climate Change

  • Max Besbris, Amy Chester, Ivis Garcia Zambrana, and James Elliott
  • Webinar
  • October 12 2022
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Nick Hillman on the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Act

  • Nicholas Hillman
  • Podcasts
  • August 31 2022
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Youth Trauma and Resilience in Contexts of Poverty

  • Noni Gaylord-Harden, Jocelyn Smith Lee, and Alvin Thomas
  • Webinar
  • August 17 2022
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Noni Gaylord-Harden, Jocelyn Smith Lee, and Alvin Thomas on Youth Trauma and Resilience in Contexts of Poverty

  • Noni Gaylord-Harden, Jocelyn Smith Lee, and Alvin Thomas
  • Podcasts
  • August 17 2022
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Zawadi Rucks-Ahidiana on Race and the Financial Toolkit

  • Zawadi Rucks-Ahidiana
  • Podcasts
  • June 01 2022
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Brieanna Watters and Robert Stewart on Native Americans and Monetary Sanctions

  • Brieanna Watters and Robert Stewart
  • Podcasts
  • May 16 2022
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The Costs of Monetary Sanctions in the Criminal Legal System

  • Alexes Harris, Robert Stewart, Kate O'Neill, Daniel Boches, and Brittany Friedman
  • Webinar
  • April 14 2022