City and Metropolitan Inequality on the Rise, Driven By Declining Incomes

Brookings, January 2016

By: Alan Berube, Brookings Institution

https://www.brookings.edu/research/city-and-metropolitan-inequality-on-the-rise-driven-by-declining-incomes/

Social Equity

This article unpacks the trend of growing income inequality and its consequences. It ranks cities and metropolitan areas in terms of income disparities and discusses the relationship between inequality and affordability.