Hundreds of prestigious economists don’t think so. The World Bank, unfortunately, does.
Report: “Extreme Wealth: The growing number of people with extreme wealth and what an annual wealth tax could raise”
An annual wealth tax on the world’s richest could raise $1.7 trillion globally.
Qatar has our world’s attention, but nearby — and deeply unequal — Dubai might be charting our future
From Hong Kong to Los Angeles, people of ordinary means are squeezing into expensive housing and subsidizing country clubs for the golfing super rich.
Regardless of the future of the demonstrations, the government must deal with long-standing economic tension.