Prof. Kate Pickett
Author, Professor of Epidemiology
The book demonstrates for the first time that a whole range of social problems - poor health; educational failure; drug addiction; violence - share one overwhelming feature: they are several times more common in more unequal societies. Inequality reduces the quality of life for everyone in less equal societies, they argue.
Emer. Prof. Richard Wilkinson, Prof. Kate Pickett
The Levelling Spirit: Why more equal societies almost always do better
Revealing the results of hard-hitting study and new book on the social effects of inequality and the profound implications for communities.