Another way in which the state supports corporations and the super rich is via subsidies and tax breaks. America has had a long history of changes to its tax rates. […]
My dad, Jack Goldstein MD, wrote a decent article on healthcare, antitrust laws, and insurance companies, which you can read here. I thought I should share it and add some […]
Apologies…I am in the process of making major changes and additions to the book. The revised, full text will be posted here shortly.
Before discussing Occupy, let me first briefly introduce the extent of worldwide economic inequality today. According to World Bank’s estimates, the gross national income (GNI) of the world was about […]
3.5 The Richest of the Rich I have discussed income disparity a great deal in this book, but I have not discussed exactly how wealthy the wealthiest few are […]