Why has the economic downturn hit low‑income individuals harder?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on October 02, 2020

The negative economic effects of the pandemic have hit low-income workers disproportionately harder. Dr. Perryman explains why. 

How is the income gap changing and what does that say about the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 24, 2020

Data from 2019 shows income inequality between top earners and lower-income workers increased. Dr. Perryman explains contributing factors and what this data tells us.

What could be behind the highest‑ever level of income inequality in the US?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on October 01, 2019

The latest Census report on income inequality shows the US has the highest level since they began keeping this measure a half century ago.

How does income inequality affect the middle class, and how can the situation be improved?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 17, 2017

The world economic forum in Switzerland is underway, and one of the major topics is income inequality. Dr. Perryman says there are a number of factors at play.