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Globalization and Egalitarian Redistribution
Edited by Pranab Bardhan, Samuel Bowles, & Michael Wallerstein

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"This stellar volume by a Who's Who list of scholars demolishes the simplistic myths about globalization preventing egalitarian redistribution. It will be required reading for years to come for those who want to understand globalization and redistribution at a deeper level than the standard textbook platitudes."--William Easterly, Professor of Economics, New York University

"This timely volume offers a pioneering and comprehensive treatment of an important facet of globalization--its relation to economic redistribution. This is a topic motivating a lot of speculation, discussion, and research these days, so it is very useful to obtain an informed perspective on different viewpoints and what we know about their underpinnings. Each of this book's essays, by eminent scholars, represents a serious attempt to assemble theoretical and empirical arguments, using state-of-the-art methodology."--Dilip Mookherjee, Professor of Economics, Boston University, author of The Crisis in Government Accountability

"An outstanding contribution to the field. The authors analyze the impact of globalization in a refreshingly nuanced fashion."--John Stephens, Gerhard E. Lenski, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, author of Development and Crisis of the Welfare State

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