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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Lorenz curve
In economics, the Lorenz curve is a graphical representation of the cumulative distribution function of the empirical probability distribution of wealth or income, and was developed by Max O. Lorenz i...
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Capability approach
The capability approach (also referred to as the capabilities approach) is an economic theory conceived in the 1980s as an approach to welfare economics. In this approach, Amartya Sen brings together ...
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List of New Zealanders by net worth
The following is a list of New Zealand billionaires. It is based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by Forbes magazine on March 2013.
International inequality
International inequality is inequality between countries (cf. Milanovic 2002). Economic differences between rich and poor countries are considerable. According to the United Nations Human Development ...
Unemployment
Unemployment occurs when people are without work and actively seeking work. The unemployment rate is a measure of the prevalence of unemployment and it is calculated as a percentage by dividing the nu...
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Social cohesion
When discussing social groups, a group is said to be in a state of cohesion when its members possess bonds linking them to one another and to the group as a whole. Although cohesion is a multi-faceted...
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.
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
List of countries by income equality
This is a list of countries or dependencies by income inequality metrics, including Gini coefficients, according to the United Nations (UN), the World Bank, the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), a...
List of countries by income equality - Wikipedia
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...
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