INEQUITIES and the GELATERIA SOCIALE project
INCREASE OF GLOBAL INEQUITIES
Inequity is as old as humanity. The Gini index (a commonly used measure of inequality shows that global inequities have steadily increased over time: from 1820 (Gini = 50) to 1910 (Gini = 60), to 1950 (Gini = 64) to 1992 (Gini = 66). (Milanovic, 2011).