Issues / Inequality
A section of President Obama’s signature health care reform law closes the ‘performance pay’ loophole for health insurance companies. Now it’s time to apply this across corporate America.
IPS report reveals hefty taxpayer savings from little-known Affordable Care Act executive compensation reform
This 21st annual report reveals hefty taxpayer savings from a little-known Affordable Care Act executive compensation reform.
The Institute for Policy Studies is proud to showcase this poem dedicated to the people's struggle in Ferguson, MO, collectively written by poets of the D.C., Maryland, Virginia metropolitan area using a process described as a potluck process. Enjoy.
The big-box giant is upending people's lives by subjecting its workers to unpredictable scheduling.
Why does Wall Street tank on news portending economic gains for most Americans?
Congress should reinforce the inheritance tax, not scrap it.
The outsourcing of public services to private go-getters has concentrated wealth the whole world over. The best answer to that concentration? That just may be new forms of public ownership.
Since Congress is sitting on its hands, progress on reining in executive over-compensation is cropping up elsewhere.
More than enough, the latest statistical evidence suggests, to warrant a full-fledged federal search. A new banking law in effect this month could start that search in the right direction.