Tagged With Inequality

A major new report into rising inequality warned that the growing gap between rich and poor is now a threat to Western democracy


People are pooping more than ever on the streets of San Francisco


Why legendary hedge-fund founder Ray Dalio is choosing to explore the sea instead of space like other billionaires



Looking to billionaires like Ray Dalio to fix inequality is like 'asking a fox to worry about hen protection,' says a prominent critic of the Davos set


Hedge-fund billionaire Ray Dalio says 'the American dream is lost'


Hedge-fund billionaire Ray Dalio says capitalism is failing America, and we need to take 5 specific actions to save it



Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's tweet about workers being paid 'less than the value they create' is essentially a restatement of Marx's Labour Theory of Value — here's why that's interesting


According to wealthy investor Nick Hanauer, the wrong approach to capitalism has been weakening the American Dream for the past 40 years


Wealthy investor Nick Hanauer says the US economy mints billionaires while many Americans are struggling, and there's no excuse for it


Monopolies are the 'missing piece of the puzzle' when it comes to analysing US inequality, investment researchers argue


Bill Gates warns that nobody is paying attention to gene editing, a new technology that could make inequality even worse


I spent 2018 speaking with CEOs, billionaires, and a Nobel laureate, and there are 15 lessons I just can't seem to forget



An economist has a wild proposal to give all kids in the US up to $60,000 at birth


Drone photos of Mumbai reveal the places where extreme poverty meets extreme wealth


Wealthy venture capitalist and political activist Nick Hanauer says there have been 3 fundamental failures of capitalism over the past 40 years


'This is going to end badly for everyone': Wealthy venture capitalist Nick Hanauer is on a mission to fix the American economy before it's too late



The United States is undergoing a second Gilded Age, and it shows the same struggle has defined America for 150 years


US News added a 'social mobility' factor to its college rankings and the change makes a statement on class in America


Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says the US has a major monopoly problem


A simple chart shows what some economists consider to be the 'most striking development' in 40 years of the US economy