New research offers evidence that right-wing economic policies overwhelmingly favor the top .01 percent.
The story of a Chinese billionaire who moved back home, setting his mansion down in the middle of his economically depressed ancestral village.
A recent paper found that rich nations are catching the vast majority of fish, even in the waters of lower-income countries, but doubts about the study's conclusions remain.
Pernicious myths about income inequality remain pervasive in our society—for example, that better education will close the racial wealth gap. Professor William Darity is working to debunk these misconceptions.
Whether they are creating jobs or cooperation, new research backs up a positive role for the well-off—up to a point.