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# Social class

All time
Opinion: Why do rich people lie, cheat and steal more than those on low incomes?
Seven experiments produced similar results leading researchers to conclude that higher social class predicts unethical behaviour, writes Diarmuid Pepper.
Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle
High earners pay more tax but they also benefit from the fact workers in the service industry get paid low wages, writes Killian Donoghue.
# sheriff st regeneration
'No one should have to deal with that': Taoiseach slams discrimination shown to north inner city man
Taoiseach Enda Kenny was in Dublin’s north inner city to launch the Mulvey report yesterday.
# Your Say
Poll: What social class do you consider yourself?
A new study has found that some people fear “skidding” to a lower social class. But are such traditional class structures still relevant?
# Obesity
One in four three-year-olds are overweight, study shows
Latest figures showed children from disadvantaged backgrounds were more likely to have weight problems.