Controversies about the Rise of American Inequality: A Survey
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We are grateful for research assistance in locating references to two Northwestern undergraduates, Bobby Krenn and Neil Sarkar, and for helpful comments from David Autor, Polly Cleveland, Xavier Gabaix, James Heckman, Steve Kaplan, Larry Katz, and Robert Topel. A much shorter version of this paper has been published as Gordon and Dew-Becker (2007). The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.