Volker Rule http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: What are the causes of rising inequality in the United States? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-are-causes-rising-inequality-united-states <p>&nbsp;On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation with noted economist and author James Galbraith about his new book, <em>Inequality and Instability: A Study of the World Economy Just Before the Great Crisis.</em> Today, the top 1 percent controls 40 percent of the wealth in the US. How did we get here? Join us at 10 or email <a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org">feedback@yourcallradio.org</a>. &nbsp;What needs to be done to narrow the wealth gap? And how does inequality affect economic growth? It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 07:21:01 +0000 Malihe Razazan 10627 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What are the causes of rising inequality in the United States?