Issues / Inequality
Conservative assumptions about the link between freedom and inequality don't add up.
Eight bold solutions, rooted in social movements, that can break through our broken political system.
Top executives have gutted worker pensions while building their own golden nest eggs.
The wealth gap between the presidential candidates and average Americans could hardly be more stark.
Cutting all taxes on investments was a bad idea sixteen years ago and remains a bad idea today.
The Facebook founder saw his wealth ranking jump while others sink. At his age, he appears to be the most likely candidate for the world’s first trillionaire.
Our world’s billionaires don’t merit either their billions, suggests Oxfam economist Didier Jacobs, nor the right to claim we’re all living in a ‘meritocracy’.
People with working-class jobs in U.S. beach towns and ski resorts are getting pushed away by exorbitant housing costs.
New analysis shines spotlight on the growing racial disparity in wealth with up-to-date figures and cutting edge public policy solutions.
What the negative wealth at the bottom of the economic spectrum says about our overall economy matters deeply.