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When the Leopard meets Gatsby. Inheritance, inequality, and social mobility in liberal and fascist Italy

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This dissertation studies the evolution of income and wealth inequality, the intergenerational transmission of economic status, as well as the intellectual and political history of inequality, in the decades between Italy’s unification and World War II, with a particular focus on the Fascist period. In its different chapters, it presents and critically assess new sources for investigating the wealth and incomes of Italians in this period, mostly of fiscal nature. Building on these sources, it...

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Division:
HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
Research group:
Institute of Economics
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-5098-8972

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Role:
Supervisor
ORCID:
0000-0003-1210-3464
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Name:
Istituto Italiano di Studi Storici
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Name:
Economic and Social Research Council Grand Union DTP
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Name:
Oxford-Scatchered Scholarship
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
Deposit date:
2022-10-06

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