The Politics of Inequality

Oscar Landerretche and Brad Delong

Part of the Inequality: A Dialogue for the Americas Series

October 15, 2012

Brad DeLong and Oscar Landerretche, "The Politics of Inequality"


Oscar Landerretche is the director of the School of Economics and Business at Universidad de Chile. Previously, he worked as the Chilean consultant for Global Source Partners’ Consulting Network in New York (2006-11) and was the Executive Secretary of the first phase of Michelle Bachelet’s presidential campaign. He is an editorial columnist for La Tercera.

Brad DeLong is a professor of economics at UC Berkeley, chair of the Political Economy of Industrial Societies major, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy from 1993 to 1995.

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Highlights from "The Politics of Inequality"

Highlights from "The Politics of Inequality"