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Yaron Answers: Should We Promote Equality of Opportunity?

Yaron Brook answers a question from Adam: "Should we promote equality of opportunity rather than outcome?" www.laissezfaireblog.com.

Decentralizing Equality of Opportunity

How can individual policymakers achieve social justice at both the macro and micro level when addressing concrete, everyday distributive problems? Professor ...

Equality of Opportunity in Education in the Middle East and North Africa

The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs held a lecture and open discussion entitled "Equality of Opportunity in Education in th...

"Equality of Opportunity" - Allen West Speech

Allen West explains America's equality of opportunity leads to economic freedom.

Improving Equality of Opportunity in America: New Evidence and Policy Lessons

Raj Chetty, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, will discuss whether America is the "land of opportunity," a society in which a child's chances of ...

David Ellwood: Equality of Opportunities

"The future of the United States depends on providing the equality of opportunity for all children..." said Dr. David T. Ellwood dean of the Harvard Kennedy ...

Sen. Mike Lee: Keeping America exceptional

Equality of Opportunity not Outcome

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Jeb Bush: Schools lacking "equality of opportunity"

During his remarks at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush stresses the importance of the role education plays in Am...

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National Journal
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:00:00 -0700

Many countries support the idea of meritocracy, but only in America is equality of opportunity a virtual national religion, reconciling individual liberty—the freedom to get ahead and "make something of yourself"—with societal equality. It is a ...
Financial Times
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:52:30 -0700

What many would argue for is equality of opportunity, not necessarily equality in economic outcomes. In many advanced economies, unequal access to quality education, discrimination in the labour market, and benefits captured by the very wealthy make ...
La Crosse Tribune
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:37:30 -0700

A study called the Equality of Opportunity Project ranked us fourth from the bottom among 100 large cities on something called relative mobility, which compares the prospects for people born at the bottom and the top of the income distribution. In more ...

The Atlantic

The Atlantic
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 04:52:40 -0700

There is a real danger that inequality is not just related to literal capital accumulation, but to equality of opportunity and the accumulation of cultural capital. This might include things like what kind of education your family can afford to give ...

The Forecaster (blog)

The Forecaster (blog)
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 08:22:30 -0700

In 1996, Dr. Mark Cooray wrote in "The Australian Achievement: From Bondage To Freedom," that “equality of opportunity in the sense of identical opportunity for all individuals is impossible. Equality of opportunity is best expressed in the phrase ...
St. Louis American
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:45:00 -0700

Census figures show that in 2012 the metropolitan unemployment rate for African-American men between the ages of 16 and 24 was 47 percent- nearly three times the rate for young white men in the area. * A study called the Equality of Opportunity Project ...

San Diego Free Press

San Diego Free Press
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:55:18 -0700

... of the Democratic Woman's Club, published weekly in the San Diego Free Press. The Democratic Woman's Club mission is to promote Democratic Party principles including equality of opportunity, a level playing field, and fair and equal treatment for all.

Nottingham Post

Nottingham Post
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:04:36 -0700

SOME years ago, a local headmaster attended a conference where the main speaker was Labour's Roy Hattersley, who made clear during his speech that equality of output was of greater interest than equality of opportunity. Naturally, this teacher was ...

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