Blain: "The Current Iteration Of "Capitalism" Has Spawned Increased Global Poverty, Income Inequality, Urban Deprivation, Squalor And Filth"

Blain's Morning Porridge, submitted by Bill Blain What a fascinating world we live in. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos exposing himself, .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

Wealth Inequality, Vacant Homes, And Homicides Plague Baltimore

Wealth inequality has dramatically increased in this current economic cycle, shutting the windows of opportunities for the bottom 90% of Americans. In inner cities, this growing inequality has manifested into gent.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 3rd, 2019

Not Just An American Issue, Global Income Inequality Is Massive

As societies evolve, wealth shifts occur.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 19th, 2018

Urban flooding causing economic loss, social disruption, and housing inequality

Several factors are contributing to increased vulnerability to flooding in urban areas, according to The Growing Threat of Urban Flooding: A National Challenge, a new report by the University of Maryland and Texas A&M University......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkDec 13th, 2018

America’s Richest and Poorest States

From 2016 to 2017, the U.S. economy improved in several key metrics. The median household income increased by more than $1,500, unemployment dropped from 4.9% to 4.4%, and the poverty rate fell from........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 4th, 2018

Jonathan Burton"s Life Savings: Ray Dalio: Rising debt, income inequality and political polarization are a recipe for a nasty downturn

Billionaire hedge-fund manager Ray Dalio warns that the next financial crisis will threaten capitalism and democracy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018

Global Atomic Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results Net Income for Q2 Increased 175% to $1.1 Million Attributable EBITDA for Q2 Increased 152% to $4.2 Million

Global Atomic Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results Net Income for Q2 Increased 175% to $1.1 Million Attributable EBITDA for Q2 Increased 152% to $4.2 Million.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaAug 28th, 2018

Income inequality is changing how we think, live and die

Why society might be more stable if we had more poverty and less inequality......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 24th, 2018

Poorest Town in Every State

Income inequality is a growing problem in the United States. Perhaps more evident now than in any time in recent memory, conspicuous consumption is juxtaposed with abject poverty in cities and towns........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 2nd, 2018

Business Investment Falters Amid Growing Global Economic Uncertainty

Demand for long-lasting goods produced by U.S. factories increased for the second month in a row in December, driven by orders for transportation equipment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj43 min. ago

Income inequality is rising so fast, data can’t keep up

Wages at the top of the U.S. income distribut.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes10 hr. 57 min. ago

Income inequality is rising so fast our data can’t keep up

The latest data show incomes continue to take off at the top, which is no surprise. But economists are increasingly concerned about what they don't show......»»

Category: topSource: washpost12 hr. 42 min. ago

20 Companies Profiting the Most From War

Global military spending increased by 3.9% in 2017, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The global rise was driven partially by a $9.6 billion hike in U.S. spending........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst18 hr. 27 min. ago

20 companies profiting the most from war

Global military spending increased by 3......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral22 hr. 27 min. ago

​Many voters are in favor of taxing the wealthy

Voters overwhelmingly see income inequality as a problem the government should be trying to address......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2019

4 Tax-Exempt Funds to Buy During the 2019 Tax-Filing Season

Investing in a couple of tax-free funds could be an ideal way to save your current income. Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. Click to get this fr.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytFeb 19th, 2019

Blain: "My Recent US Trip Was An Eye-Opener - Poverty Has Never Been So Visible On The Street"

Blain's Morning Porridge, submitte.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 18th, 2019

New Study Exposes How 21st Century Capitalists Game The US Tax System

A new study finds that the increase in income inequality has more to do with a different group of earners (not necessarily idle millionaires): America's “working rich," according to a report co-authored by Princeton University......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 17th, 2019

Global Quality Edge Fund: Tail-Risk Hedging Strategy

Global Quality Edge Fund presentation titled, “Tail-Risk Hedging Strategy.” How to leverage the end of the business cycle without exposing our fund to permanent capital loss? Objective: Understand the current convergence bet.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 14th, 2019

Coca-Cola shares slip after earnings miss expectations

Coca-Cola Co. shares fell 2.3% in Thursday premarket trading after the global beverage company reported fourth-quarter revenue below expectations. Net income totaled $870 millio.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Gilded Age 2.0: U.S. Income Inequality Increases to Pre-Great Depression Levels

The only other country with similarly high levels of wealth inequality is Russia. Income inequality in the U.S., which has steadily been increasing since the 1980s, has reached levels last seen in the y.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 13th, 2019