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Arip Muttaqien’s defense

July 7, 2019No Comments

On 24 January 2019, finally, I defended PhD dissertation: “Essays on Inequality and Polarization: Empirical Studies in Developing Asia.” The dissertation discusses some questions: Why does inequality differ so much across countries? Why does the size of middle class and the gap between rich and poor families (i.e. polarization) vary so much across countries? This dissertation [...]