Q20 - Question 1 1 out of 1 points The highest quintile of households in the income distribution Answer Selected Answer Response Feedback h Question 2 1

Q20 - Question 1 1 out of 1 points The highest quintile of...

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Question 1 1 out of 1 pointsThe highest quintile of households in the income distribution: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 2 1 out of 1 pointsWhich of the following groups has the highestpoverty rate? Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 3 1 out of 1 pointsAn increase in the poverty rate: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 4 1 out of 1 pointsWhich one of the following would increaseincome inequality as measured by official Census data and the quintile distribution?
Response Feedback: hQuestion 5 1 out of 1 points(Last Word) Between 1995 and 2004 in the United States: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 6 1 out of 1 pointsAssumptions: (1) the labor force is comprised of 9 million men and 9 million women workers; (2) the economy has 3 occupations, X, Y, and Z, each having identical demand curves for labor; (3) men and women workers are homogeneous with respect to their labor-market capabilities; (4) women are discriminated against by being excluded from occupations X and Y and are confined to Z; and (5) aside from discrimination, the economy is competitive.Refer to the above diagram and list of assumptions. Under these circumstances 9 million women will be employed in occupation Z: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 7 1 out of 1 pointsAn example of a social insurance program is ____________, whereas an example of public assistance program is _______.
Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 8 0 out of 1 pointsThe U.S. poverty rate for: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 9 1 out of 1 pointsThe Gini ratio of income inequality ranges between: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 10 0 out of 1 pointsIn the taste-for-discrimination model: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: Question 1 1 out of 1 points
(Last Word) Between 1995 and 2004: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 2 1 out of 1 points(Consider This) In "Slicing the Pizza" the shrinkage of the pizza refers to the: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 3 1 out of 1 pointsThe basic economic argument for greater income equality is that: Answer Selected Answer:Response Feedback: hQuestion 4 1 out of 1 pointsRefer to the above diagram. If line crepresents the distribution of income in 1970 in the United States, we would expect the distribution of income for 2006 to be:
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