Our National Divide: A Tale of Two Economies
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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  NEWARK, NJ — August 25, 2020 — A couple of weeks ago in this space I talked about the roots of polarization lying in the economy. It is almost as though we have two economies. A red economy where there are more skilled blue-collar workers and a blue economy where there are more professionals and managers at the top …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanOur National Divide: A Tale of Two Economies
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The New Inequality Part II
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — May 19, 2020 — As the country begins a process of reopening, and increasingly more people, especially those deemed non-essential workers, are protesting against the lock-downs, we are seeing more clearly the fault-lines in the economy. On one level, there is a class warfare going on between economic elites who are able to work remotely and ordinary …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanThe New Inequality Part II
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The New Inequality
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — May 5, 2020 — Inequality and rising income has long been an issue in any number of political campaigns. The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, however, puts an actual face on it which may have easily been obscured. Too often inequality can appear to be an abstraction as we are looking at Gini coefficients and top-to-bottom …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanThe New Inequality
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN