Distribution of wealth
The distribution of wealth is a comparison of the wealth of various members or groups in a society. It differs from the distribution of income in that it looks at the distribution of ownership of the ...
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As the Rich Get Richer, the Poor Get Rich Faster
The rich are getting richer, and the poor are... also getting richer. Don’t settle for the same old narrative. 👉http://l.prageru.com/2mlBhuE
The Wealthy Have Healed From Recession. The Poor Haven't Even Started.
The Great Recession and the subsequent recovery from it have deepened the wedge between the very wealthy and everyone else in America, plunging the poor deeper into debt and wiping out two-fifths of t...
This Billionaire Governor Taxed The Rich And Increased The Minimum Wage -- Now, His State's Economy Is One Of The Best In The Country
The next time your right-wing family member or former high school classmate posts a status update or tweet about how taxing the rich or increasing worker...
The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP): The Most Criminal Treaty In History
As of 5 October 2015, a super-secret 12-nation treaty called TPP is set to be signed by the 12 nations, and the terms of this massive international contract will be kept secret until the contract h...
Wall Street Wages Double In 25 Years As Everyone Else’s Languish
Dear Wall Street: Stop complaining about your pay.Five years after Occupy Wall Street protesters took over Zuccotti Park in downtown Manhattan, spawning a national discussion about the divide between ...
Richest 1% to own more than rest of world, Oxfam says
The wealthiest 1% will soon own more than the rest of the world's population, according to a study by anti-poverty charity Oxfam. The charity's research shows that the share of the world's wealth owne...
Understanding The Historic Divergence Between Productivity And A Typical Worker’s Pay: Why It Matters And Why It’s Real
The data series and methods we use to construct our graph of the growing gap between productivity and typical worker pay best capture how income generated in an average hour of work in the U.S. econom...
What This One-Percenter Says About The World’s Poorest 3.5 Billion People Is NOT “Fantastic News”
Sofie McAdam, True Activist Earlier this year, Oxfam released a shocking statistic on global wealth inequality and rising poverty: the wealth of the…
The 'Automotive Wealth Gap' Is On Display at the L.A. Auto Show - NBC News
e new Mercedes-Maybach S600 is not just the biggest vehicle in the German maker’s luxury line-up, it will also be the most expensive when it reaches showrooms next year. High-end luxury and extreme pe...
Wealth inequality in the United States
Wealth inequality in the United States (also known as the wealth gap) refers to the unequal distribution of assets among residents of the United States. Wealth includes the values of homes, automobile...
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Wealth in the United States
Wealth in the United States is commonly measured in terms of net worth, which is the sum of all assets, including the market value of real estate, like a home, minus all liabilities.For example, a hou...
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World distribution of wealth
World distribution of wealth is the statistical data that describes how wealth is distributed around the world. The guideline for categorizing the data is to organize it based on the continent on whic...
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Generalized entropy index
The generalized entropy index has been proposed as a measure of income inequality in a population. It is derived from information theory as a measure of redundancy in data. In information theory a mea...
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List of Kazakhs by net worth
The following is a list of Kazakh billionaires. It is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March 2013. As of 2013, there are 5 Kazakh billion...
The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better
The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better is a book by Richard G. Wilkinson and Kate Pickett, published in 2009 by Allen Lane. The book is published in the US by Bloomsbury Pr...
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Richest 1% to own more than rest of world, Oxfam says
The wealthiest 1% will soon own more than the rest of the world's population, according to a study by anti-poverty charity Oxfam. The charity's research shows that the share of the world's wealth owne...
List of Turkish billionaires by net worth
The following is a Forbes list of Turkish billionaires is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March 10, 2012.
Kuznets curve
In economics, a Kuznets curve graphs the hypothesis that as an economy develops, market forces first increase and then decrease economic inequality. The hypothesis was first advanced by economist Sim...
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List of United States Presidents by net worth
The wealth of Presidents of the United States has varied considerably, with one president (John F. Kennedy) possibly being a billionaire in 2010 dollars, while some others were not even millionaires.M...
List of United States Presidents by net worth - Wikipedia
Tax Policy and Economic Inequality in the United States
The provisions of the United States Internal Revenue Code regarding income taxes and estate taxes have undergone significant changes under both Republican and Democratic administrations and Congresses...
Tax Policy and Economic Inequality in the United States - Wikipedia
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000, by Paul Kennedy, first published in 1987, explores the politics and economics of the Great Powers from 1...
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers - Wikipedia
Economic inequality
Economic inequality refers to how economic metrics are distributed among individuals in a group, among groups in a population, or among countries. Economists generally think of three metrics of econom...
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List of Kuwaiti billionaires by net worth
The following is a list of Kuwaiti billionaires. It is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March, 2013.
Widening income gap in India

Many economists to this day argue that although economic growth is a prerequisite for poverty reduction in India, as seen by bringing millions out of poverty, it may have also worsened living con...