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 good article on healthcare, antitrust laws, and insurance companies. I thought I would post a link to it and add some background information: http://www.sportsmedcenter.com/index.php/contents/7-sports-medicine-orthopaedics-and-podiatry-rhode-island/15-healthcarecost.html […]
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 I discuss 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 […]
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 […]