January 1996, Volume 7, Issue 1
Articles by Charles Simkins:
July 2011, Volume 22, Issue 3
Poverty, Inequality, and Democracy: South African Disparities
Despite improvements in South Africa’s socioeconomic landscape and the expansion of the black middle class since the end of apartheid, the country’s levels of poverty and inequality remain high and heavily correlated with race.
Poverty, Inequality, and Democracy
This book addresses such broad issues as whether democracy promotes inequality, the socioeconomic factors that drive democratic failure, and the basic choices that societies must make as they decide how to deal with inequality.