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Why does the public oppose wealth inequality but not support measures to change the distribution of wealth? WealthTalks offers a novel perspective on the production and reproduction of wealth by examining how ordinary citizens discuss wealth and inequality in everyday conversations.

This project is funded by the Volkswagen Foundation


It has 5 Co-PIs:

Flavio Alex de Oliveira Carvalhaes (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro); 

Chana Teeger (LSE);

Jeremy Seekings (University of Cape Town); 

David Schieferdecker (Freie Universität Berlin); and Jonathan Mijs (Boston University). 

Project Partners are:

Graziella Moraes Silva (Graduate Institute, Geneva); 

Christian John Makgala (University of Botswana);

Franziska Mager (Tax Justice Network)

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