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Inequality Calendar

January

  • United for a Fair Economy releases State of the Dream, an annual appraisal of American inequality published in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • The World Economic Forum — the largest annual global assembly of corporate, financial, and governmental executives — convenes in Davos, Switzerland.
  • Wall Street financial institutions release annual bonus data.

February

  • The Economic Policy Institute releases annual State of Working America, a statistical compendium that tracks income and wealth inequality over time and contrasts worker and executive compensation.
  • The Internal Revenue Service releases income data for the top 400 income-earners in the United States.
  • The Federal Reserve Board releases the triennial Survey of Consumer Finances, a survey of U.S. household wealth and income distribution.

March

April

May

June

July

August

  • The Institute for Policy Studies publishes the annual Executive Excess executive pay report.

September

  • Forbes releases the annual Forbes 400 list of America’s richest.
  • The U.S. Census Bureau releases annual income data drawn from the Current Population Survey.

October

November

December

  • Too Much, a weekly on excess and inequality published by the Institute for Policy Studies, releases a list of America’s ten most greedy individuals of the year.