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Wall Street Bankers’ Executive Bonuses Highlight Worsening Inequality

April 3, 2018

Banks are collecting money from every corner of this economy, becoming “the special winner in the capitalist game of our time,” says economist Richard D. Wolff. The bonuses “strike another blow for that growing inequality between the rich and everybody else in the United States”

Hudson Report

April 28, 2014
Economist Michael Hudson discusses the popularity of French economist Thomas Piketty’s recent book and says his work fails to link the financialization of the economy to the ascent of the 1%