Power in the Pandemic

Book Banter: The politics of counting, review of "The Uncounted" with Alex Cobham

November 26, 2019 The Oxfam Podcast
Power in the Pandemic
Book Banter: The politics of counting, review of "The Uncounted" with Alex Cobham
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Power in the Pandemic
Book Banter: The politics of counting, review of "The Uncounted" with Alex Cobham
Nov 26, 2019
The Oxfam Podcast

We speak to the Tax Justice Network's Alex Cobham about his upcoming book "The Uncounted", which gives an insight into the politics of counting. Franziska Mager from Oxfam GB, also joins us to give her perspective as a researcher on inequality.We discuss who's missing from the stats at the very bottom and the very top of society, and how those with power control who gets counted.Find out more about the book: http://politybooks.com/bookdetail/?isbn=9781509536016

Show Notes

We speak to the Tax Justice Network's Alex Cobham about his upcoming book "The Uncounted", which gives an insight into the politics of counting. Franziska Mager from Oxfam GB, also joins us to give her perspective as a researcher on inequality.We discuss who's missing from the stats at the very bottom and the very top of society, and how those with power control who gets counted.Find out more about the book: http://politybooks.com/bookdetail/?isbn=9781509536016