Lecture discusses inequality and being poor in American


Ball State University’s Steven Horwitz discussed howless economic inequality exists than isperceived in his lecture titled “Inequality, Mobility, and Being Poor in America” on Monday in the Student Union Theater.

The lecture was part of the department of economics’ David S. Saurman Provocative Lecture Series.

“I really think he did a good job talking about income inequality,” economics freshmanDaniel Kokavinch said.Kokavinch added thatthe lecture provided a different opinion on the issue, which he found interesting.Horwitz spoke about how the gap between the rich and the pooris not as big asthe general public perceives.Duringthe lecture, hepresentedaslide showing the average household income in […]