Rags and riches: wealth inequality in Canada

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Steve Kerstetter
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Analyzes statistical data regarding wealth distribution in Canada. Demonstrates that there exists a persistant inequality in the distribution of wealth. Stresses that lone-parent families headed by women were the poorest of all families in Canada in terms of their wealth,just as lone-parent families headed by women are among the poorest families year after year in terms of their current incomes.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0886272912