How the Racial Wealth Divide is Hollowing Out America’s Middle Class
This 24th annual report rebuts the GOP claim that slashing the corporate tax rate will lead to more and better jobs.
Unleashing the Transformative Potential of an Equitable Economy
Renewable Portfolio Standards and Distributed Solar Access for Low-Income Households
The cost of removing Obamacare limits on the tax deductibility of executive compensation, based on pay data at the top 5 insurers.
The 2016 bonus pool held enough dollars to lift the pay of all of the country's more than 3 million servers up to $15 an hour.
Findings from the Beyond Survival Campaign
As working families face rising retirement insecurity, CEOs enjoy platinum pensions.
Top-Heavy Philanthropy in an Age of Extreme Inequality
Help us spread the word about our latest report, "A Tale of Two Retirements: As Working Families Face Rising Retirement Insecurity, CEOs Enjoy Platinum Pensions."
The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared
This 23rd annual report reveals how taxpayers are subsidizing financial crisis windfalls.
Without Change, African-American and Latino Families Won't Match White Wealth for Centuries
How ending tax dodging by America's electric utilities can help fund a job-creating, clean energy transition.
A movement of family members is developing around the country that aims to challenge both the conditions in which their loved ones are held and the fact of mass incarceration itself.
Mining, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Conflict: OceanaGold and the El Dorado Foundation in El Salvador
This study finds that OceanaGold’s attempt to rebrand its proposed gold mine in El Salvador through the use of a company-sponsored foundation at the local level is deceitful, disrespectful and dangerous
The financial industry’s 2015 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
A Conference Highlights Report
Loophole allowed 10 companies to shave $180 million off their taxes for CEO pay last year.
Wealthiest 20 people own more wealth than half the American population
One hundred CEOs have as much in retirement assets as 41 percent of American families.
World Bank Energy-Related Policies and Financing, 2000-2004 to 2010-2014
This 22nd annual report reveals how CEO pay is accelerating climate change.
A new book from the Transnational Institute (TNI) includes the article "The Pacific Rim - Oceana Gold Case against El Salvador; impunity and violations of human rights, democracy and human rights", written by IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Perez-Rocha
Successful Examples for the Green Climate Fund from around the World
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a comprehensive free trade and investment treaty currently being negotiated – practically in secret – between the European Union and the United States of America.
President Obama and some members of Congress think the easiest way to fund infrastructure is by granting corporations a large tax cut on their untaxed offshore profits.
This report provides a new understanding of the growing ways in which those in poverty are disproportionately targeted, marginalized, and prosecuted.
The financial industry’s 2014 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
A growing number of corporations spend more on executive compensation than federal income taxes.