Issues / Economy
Since 1994, Executive Excess has reported annually on excessive CEO compensation.
Millions of people acting together can still beat millions of dollars.
The Institute for Policy Studies will hold an Idea Slam competition as part of its 50th Anniversary Celebration and Reunion. Celebrity judges include Danny Glover.
Throughout this century, the Pentagon's share of the budget has grown as the non-military portion has shrunk.
A scion of one of America's top fortunes has just exposed our "charitable-industrial complex."
It is easy to fall under the misconception that GDP is a reliable indicator of economic growth or of a country's well-being.
A new bill would close a corporate tax loophole that promotes executive excess. IPS has been calling for a fix to this outrageous glitch in the tax code for two decades.
Our current economy, based on insatiable extraction and consumption, is simply unsustainable - for the planet as well as for us.
Experts will discuss the military budget, job creation, and rebalancing our national security in an interactive dialog that will be broadcast across the country.
You know things are bad when the Summer White House can't afford to stay open on the Fourth of July.