April 23, 2002. … and getting worse rather than better; New York has the most unequal income distribution of the 50 states and the situation in the Empire State has gotten much worse over the last two decades. This is among the findings of a new analysis of income trends in the 50 states by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and the Economic Policy Institute, and a companion state-level report by the Fiscal Policy Institute.
- National report: Pulling Apart: A State-by-State Analysis of Income Trends
- FPI’s New York report: Pulling Apart in New York: An Analysis of Income Trends in New York
- Press release on the reports