Income Inequality In Today's Society

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In today’s society, we live adapt to our surroundings. And our “norm” carries with us through society. When we travel or look at how others live we see how those norms aren’t consistent across other cultures and areas. For example, someone from South Africa living in a home with dirt floors may look at an older run down trailer park and see that as luxury. We adapt to the norms of our surroundings. The same theory goes for taxes across societies. The United States has one of the most drastic income inequalities on the earth. An explanation for the reasoning of the inequalities is globalization, skill-biased technological change (SBTC), and job polarization (Drennan, 2016). Something that promotes American’s distaste for taxes is the inequalities
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