Unequal ZIP Codes

Unequal ZIP Codes

The gap between richest and poorest communities grows, a reality plain to see in America’s heartland.

A Manufacturer of Equality

A Manufacturer of Equality

In the United States, top corporate execs sometimes make more in an hour than their workers can make in a year. At Mondragon, one of Spain’s largest companies, no execs can make more in an hour than their workers make in a day.

A Sudden Surge of Statistical Confusion

A Sudden Surge of Statistical Confusion

The New York Times and the Washington Post have done some solid reporting on inequality. But this past week doesn’t rank among their finest moments.

How Much Wealth Are Our Wealthiest Hiding?

How Much Wealth Are Our Wealthiest Hiding?

More than enough, the latest statistical evidence suggests, to warrant a full-fledged federal search. A new banking law in effect this month could start that search in the right direction.