Top incomes in Germany, 1871-2014

By Charlotte Bartels, The Journal of Economic History, September 2019

 

Bartels shows that income concentration in Germany is now among the highest in Europe, and regression analysis reveals that rising top income shares are positively associated with capital’s increased share in national income.

We use cookies to provide you with the best possible service. When you continue browsing the site, you consent to the use of cookies. More info.