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Martin Gilens

Martin Gilens is Professor of Politics at Princeton University and author of Affluence & Influence: Economic Inequality and Political Power in America.

Under the Influence

Democracy requires that all citizens—rich and poor alike—have influence over the policies their government adopts.

Martin Gilens

I am grateful to the commentators for their responses.

Martin Gilens

Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis make a compelling case.

Martin Gilens