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Sep 12, 2011

The Great Prosterity (1947-79) VS. Great Deregulation (80-now) In The U.S.


This infographic compares the two economic periods after the Second World War in the United States. The Great Prosperity on the one hand, which lasted from 1947-79 and The Great Regression, which I called the Great Deregulation, which lasted from 1980 till now. Especially notice the differences in the connection between productivity growth and income growth and the wealth held by the top 1 percent earners.

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  1. https://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2011/09/04/opinion/04reich-graphic.html

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