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Don"t listen to rich people — inequality is bad for everyone

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

One Of The Five Great Myths Of American Inequality - Redistribution Has Risen

Cato has produced an excellent little report which looks at 5 of the great myths about inequality in America in recent decades. By and large the American rich have made their own money, not inherited it for example. Look at the listings of rich people com.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 23rd, 2016

Rare Victory For Environmentalists In Resource-Rich, Deforested Indonesia

Rejection of the geothermal project in Mount Leuser National Park indicates that Indonesian officials will listen to people who care more about the land itself than what it can produce. Rejection of the geothermal project in Mount Leuser National Pa.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 19th, 2016

Will P&G listen to Nelson Peltz?

After revealing that Procter & Gamble Co. shareholders had rejected an activist investor’s bid for a board seat – in what was the biggest proxy battle in U.S. history – CEO David Taylor stepped from the stage and into a crowd of 400 cheering people......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

Morgan Stanley is making a boatload of cash lending money to rich people — and it"s just getting started (MS)

Yuri Gripas/Reuters Morgan Stanley's wealth management business produced record revenues in the third quarter. Most of its clients are very wealth individuals — 98% of assets come from people with than $100,000 at the bank. A gr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2017

Tax Guy: 6 taxes only rich people have to pay

The wealthy pay their fair share — and then some......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2017

Here"s how much money you need to earn to be in the top 1% in your 30s

Ryan Pierse/GettyIncome inequality has been growing in America for decades. As the country's richest get even richer and the share of people below the po.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 15th, 2017

Mercedes Goes Way Downmarket With $299 Lease

Luxury car companies like Mercedes want to capture young and barely affluent buyers to diversify away from the much smaller number of old, rich people......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 14th, 2017

The IMF says the super-wealthy aren"t paying their fair share of taxes — and there could be terrible consequences

Go ahead, tax the rich, they can afford it. That's the message from a new International Monetary Fund report that also finds inequality hamper.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2017

7 daily habits extremely successful people swear by

How do you become an uber-rich mogul in the vein of Bill Gates or Oprah Winfrey? Well, it might help to emulate the way they operate in their day-to-day lives.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2017

The Trillionaire Rich List

The richest people in the .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 10th, 2017

Taxing fat and subsidising healthy eating widens inequality

IN RICH countries, people’s diets are getting worse and they are getting fatter. Hence the increasing popularity of a “fat tax”, to make unhealthy food cost more. Since Hungary led the charge in 2011 with a “chip .....»»

Category: topSource: stockchartsOct 5th, 2017

Taxing fat and subsidising healthy eating widens inequality

IN RICH countries, people’s diets are getting worse and they are getting fatter. Hence the increasing popularity of a “fat tax”, to make unhealthy food cost more. Since Hungary led the charge in 2011 with a “chip tax.....»»

Category: topSource: economistOct 5th, 2017

Americans believe rising workforce automation will increase inequality: Study

A majority of Americans think increased automation in the workforce will exacerbate inequality between the rich and poor, according to a new study......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 5th, 2017

What’s on Bruce Springsteen’s iTunes Playlist?

It's quite the eclectic mix. Millions of people have Bruce Springsteen on their iTunes playlist, but who does The Boss listen to in his down time? It’s surprising that he has down time, considering his “The River” tour was the to.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 4th, 2017

Economic Scene: Tax Cuts, Sold as Fuel for Growth, Widen Gap Between Rich and Poor

New research undermines the contention since the 1970s that lower rates stimulate the economy. What they seem to do instead is increase inequality......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 3rd, 2017

Mnuchin: We"re not cutting taxes for rich people. Bernie: Yes, you are.

Sanders rips the administration’s talking points on ABC’s “This Week.” .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 2nd, 2017

Non-violent protest: What today"s dissidents can learn from Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi believed that self-rule should extend to all people, rich and poor, male and female, and at all levels of society.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 2nd, 2017

T N Ninan: Growth with inequality

The rich took almost all the benefits of post-reform years, bottom half of the population enjoyed only 15% of national income in 2013-14.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 29th, 2017

How a premarital agreement can protect you

Contrary to what many people believe, premarital agreements are not just for the rich. While premarital agreements are often used to protect the assets of a wealthy fiance, more-and-more couples are increasingly turning to them for different reasons......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2017

Which of These 7 Personality Traits Do You Share with the World"s Richest People?

Possessing the same characteristics of extremely rich and successful people is half the battle......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 28th, 2017