Inequality in North Carolina

North Carolina, like the nation, continues to experience growing income inequality which hurts our prospects for longer overall growth and improvements in our well-being. The current economic expansion from 2009 to 2013 has actually seen all of the income growth go to the top 1 percent while the bottom 99 percent have seen their incomes decline on average.

To find out more about the latest on income inequality in North Carolina, click here.

Check out our latest Prosperity Watch on this research here.

 

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