Pedestrians walk past Occupy Wall Street protesters sleeping at the Trinity church in New York, September 16, 2012 (REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz).
Inequality, Immobility and Living Standards Are Not the Same Things
December 18, 2013,
The "defining challenge" of inequality defined by President Obama actually consists of three distinct challenges, says Richard Reeves: inequality, immobility and living standards. Reeves explains that a problem surrounding the debate is that people mistakenly attempt to show how these three challenges are really just one challenge by making causal connections.