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How $98 trillion of household wealth in America is distributed: “It’s very depressing”

The gap between rich and poor in America is the worst it's been in more than a half century. It's a concern cited by every leading Democratic presidential candidate in the 2020 election, but many may not realize what it actually means. If a pie represented the estimated $98 trillion of household wealth in the United States, nine pieces,

Income Inequality Debates Churn as Rich Get Richer: QuickTake

The pope has deplored it. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has said it’s a destabilizing issue in the euro zone. It’s shifted Chinese economic goals and fueled voter anger in the U.S. presidential election. And a 700-page book about it by a French economist became a surprise best seller. It is inequality, a gap between rich and poor that has been