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Prosperity Watch: Income inequality grows in North Carolina, likely slowing economic growth

Posted By Tazra Mitchell On October 10, 2012 @ 12:03 pm In NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled

Income inequality in America has been building for decades. Just last year, income inequality set a  modern record—and the roots of the problem are the jobs deficit, the acceleration of low-wage jobs, and the tax code. As discussed in the latest issue of Prosperity Watch [1], income inequality is widespread and growing in North Carolina, with the top fifth of households holding over half of all state income. For more details, visit Prosperity Watch [1].

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[1] Prosperity Watch: http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=budget-and-tax/prosperity-watch-issue-18-no-2-income-inequality-grows-north-carolina-likely-slowing

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