Global inequality has been increasing for 500 years...
only now, thanks to the rise of China and India, it is declining
Over the past 140 years ...
global differences in educational development have persisted
Total world population increased with more than 1300% in the last five-hundred years ...
but almost half of the world’s population live in two countries: India and China

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About Clio Infra

In 2010, the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) awarded a subsidy to the Clio Infra project, of which Jan Luiten van Zanden was the main applicant and for which the International Institute of Social History (IISH) fulfills the secretarial function. Under the title of Clio Infra, a set of interconnected databases has been set...