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The Clarion-Ledger
Why It Matters: Income equalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
Why It Matters: Income equality
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What The Fed Hasn't Fixed (And Actually Made Worse)has trickled down to all households? Not even close--wealth/income inequality h
What The Fed Hasn't Fixed (And Actually Made Worse)
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
has trickled down to all households? Not even close--wealth/income inequality has soared: Berkeley economics professor Emmanuel Saez put out an update to his estimates of income inequality, and the headline figure has everybody outraged: 95% of... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Why it matters: Income inequality and the electionincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
Why it matters: Income inequality and the election
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Dirk Bezemer and Michael Hudson: Finance is Not the Economytaking into account capital gains, which is where the largest returns have been
Dirk Bezemer and Michael Hudson: Finance is Not the Economy
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
taking into account capital gains, which is where the largest returns have been made. Anthony Atkinson, Thomas Piketty, and Emmanuel Saez (2011) show that this is a general trend in most developed economies. Rising leverage increases the rate of... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
CBO Report: Rich Get Richer, Poor Get Poorer25 percent were $13,000 in debt on average. Although CBO did not look at the w
CBO Report: Rich Get Richer, Poor Get Poorer
CommonDreams.org / Posted 5 days ago
25 percent were $13,000 in debt on average. Although CBO did not look at the wealth of the top one-tenth of 1 percent, Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman found that the top one-tenth of 1 percent now owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90... Read more
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The Mercury News
Income inequality: Trump and Clinton responses to growing gap between rich and poorincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
Income inequality: Trump and Clinton responses to growing gap between rich and poor
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Daily Herald
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Why income inequality matters in the 2016 electionincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
Why income inequality matters in the 2016 election
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDTincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDT
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDTincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDT
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
Income inequality
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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ABC Montana
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequalityincome for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.
WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. That privileged sliver of the population saw... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Memo to Donald Trump: Here's how to make the 'death tax' fair for everybodymany heirs rather than just a handful, thus reducing the total tax. Kamin does
Memo to Donald Trump: Here's how to make the 'death tax' fair for everybody
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
many heirs rather than just a handful, thus reducing the total tax. Kamin doesn’t go as far as some economists, notably Emmanuel Saez of UC Berkeley and Thomas Piketty of the PAris School of Economics, who suggest that the proper tax rate on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Clinton and Kaine show more tax returns, pressuring Trump to do the samethe $2-million threshold for the top 0.1 per cent of taxpayers, according to an
Clinton and Kaine show more tax returns, pressuring Trump to do the same
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the $2-million threshold for the top 0.1 per cent of taxpayers, according to an analysis of federal income tax data by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. They were within $1-million of reaching the... Read more
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Accounting Today
Clintons Made $10.6 Million in 2015, Paid $3.6 Million Taxvoters. Their income appears to place them well within the top 0.1 percent of e
Clintons Made $10.6 Million in 2015, Paid $3.6 Million Tax
Accounting Today / Posted 11 days ago
voters. Their income appears to place them well within the top 0.1 percent of earners, based on data gathered by economist Emmanuel Saez of the University of California at Berkeley. Taxpayers in that group had average income of just over $6 million... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is the U.S. Due for Radically Raising Taxes for the Rich?lessen inequality. But what’s the best way to proceed? “I think it is high tim
Is the U.S. Due for Radically Raising Taxes for the Rich?
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
lessen inequality. But what’s the best way to proceed? “I think it is high time for the U.S. to push up the top tax rate,” Emmanuel Saez, a Berkeley professor who is one of the country’s top experts on wealth accumulation, told me. After all, the... Read more
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BBC News
Will cutting interest rates increase inequality?top fifth has increased by 20%. In the United States too, there is evidence po
Will cutting interest rates increase inequality?
BBC News / Posted 23 days ago
top fifth has increased by 20%. In the United States too, there is evidence pointing to a widening of wealth inequality. Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman of the University of California present data suggesting wealth inequality continued to... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speechthe primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or we
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speech
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
the primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or wealth or over what time frame. According to Emmanuel Saez, the University of California at Berkeley economist whose research on the wealthiest 1 percent helped spark the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton’s speechthe primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or we
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton’s speech
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
the primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or wealth or over what time frame. According to Emmanuel Saez, the University of California at Berkeley economist whose research on the wealthiest 1 percent helped spark the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Fact checking Hillary Clinton's convention speech4: More than 90% of the gains have go to the top 1% of earners. FACT CHECK: As
Fact checking Hillary Clinton's convention speech
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
4: More than 90% of the gains have go to the top 1% of earners. FACT CHECK: As recently as 2012, that was true. However, Emmanuel Saez, an economist from UC Berkeley, says that from 2009 to 2015, just 52% of the income gains went to th... Read more
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Daily Journal
Fact Check: Misfires in Hillary Clinton’s speechprimary campaign, though it’s not clear whether she is referring to income or w
Fact Check: Misfires in Hillary Clinton’s speech
Daily Journal / Posted 25 days ago
primary campaign, though it’s not clear whether she is referring to income or wealth or over what time frame. According to Emmanuel Saez, the University of California at Berkeley economist whose research on the wealthiest 1 percent helped spark the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speechthe primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or we
AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speech
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
the primary campaign, though it's not clear if she is referring to income or wealth or over what time frame. According to Emmanuel Saez, the University of California at Berkeley economist whose research on the wealthiest 1 percent helped spark the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
Local 10 Miami / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KTXS Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KTVZ Bend / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gainsleast, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 a
The Top 1% haven't captured all income gains
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 25 days ago
least, not anymore. The Top 1% captured 52% of the income gains between 2009 and 2015, according to the latest data from Emmanuel Saez, a University of California, Berkeley economics professor who is a leader in the field of income inequality.... Read more
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