发信人: truth (枫林·桃园), 信区: Economics
标 题: Re: 读到纽约时报一篇文章
发信站: The unknown SPACE (Wed Oct 13 15:02:19 1999), 转信
But do think in China today people get equal (fair) opportunity?
I agree that evenly distributed wealth is not a good idea, but I
believe a sharp disparity in wealth will eventually lead to social
uprest in a society like China.
【 在 qili (qili) 的大作中提到: 】
: I don't think there is anything wrong withunequality of wealth
: in any society, as long as anyone is given an equal OPPORTUNITY
: to sucess.
: As a matter of fact, if the wealth is garantteed to be
: evenly distributed to every member of the society, it would
: have simply eliminated any incentive for innovation, hard working,
: risk taking, etc., anything that addes value and wealth to
: the society.
: The focus should be on fairness in terms of opportunity, not fairness
: in terms of results.
: 【 在 neuron (ariel) 的大作中提到: 】
: : 关于中国的贫富差距
: : 有这么一段话：
: : "From comparative income equality in the mid-1980's, China in the last
: : decade has suddenly emerged as one of the most unequal countries in Asia,
: : surpassing countries like India and Indonesia, according to reports by
: : the World Bank and others.
: : China's disparities surpass those of the United States and Western Europe,
: : though they do not approach the extremes of Latin America."
: : 哪位专家来谈一谈。//thanks
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