One key reason: German workers have representation on German corporate boards.
Taxing income from wealth at same rates as income from work could raise $2 trillion in the United States over the next 10 years.
Rich people burning huge sums of money on fun wakes us up to the excesses of the free market.
Here’s one: The world’s 85 richest people are getting almost half a million dollars richer every minute!
In a world where hundreds of millions of people are living without access to clean water, says a new report from the global charity Oxfam, a small elite have more money than they could spend in several lifetimes.
Multi-millionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.
The best look yet at American wealth inequality’s spectacular U-shaped evolution over the past 100 years.
Three moves that could place significant limits on U.S. banker compensation.
The soaring pay of corporate chief executives is spurring efforts to pass laws to limit their compensation.
American politicians don’t dare say outright that only the wealthy should have political rights — at least not yet. But if you follow the currents of thought now prevalent on the political right to their logical conclusion, that’s where you end up.