Income Inequality: Crisis Pushes the Poor and the Young Even Further Behind

LONDON, February 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — — Rising income inequality was an established trend prior to the financial crisis, but accelerated in many countries during the crisis years and subsequent period of austerity –Young people, often in part-time work or employed on short-term contracts, have suffered in particular from rising inequality. Between 2007 and 2013 the