4 graphs about the US economy and inequality

Ben Horton

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The liberal international order has made America great…

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Figure 1: Great Power production and commercial capability, 2016
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Figure 2: Great Power financial and military capability, 2016

… However, the spoils have not been equally shared

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Figure 3: Income inequality between the top and bottom income earners in the United States, 1978–2016

So what does this mean?


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