wealth distribution

Columnists
Dec 28, 2010

The growth of extreme inequality in Canada

There was always skepticism about claims that, as the rich became richer, income would "trickle down" to others. What wasn't foreseen was that the trickling would actually be in the other direction.
News
Dec 2, 2010

Richest one per cent's share of wealth at historic high

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Canada's richest one per cent are taking more of the gains from economic growth than ever before in recorded history, says a new report by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
Podcast
Nov 23, 2010

The Trouble With Billionaires: Part 1

Redeye
If you earned one dollar every second you would be a millionaire in 12 days. It would take another 32 years for you to become a billionaire.
Podcast
Nov 23, 2010

The Trouble With Billionaires: Part 2

Redeye
If you earned one dollar every second you would be a millionaire in twelve days. It would take another 32 years for you to become a billionaire.
News
Nov 12, 2010

Tax the rich: increase employment and sustain demand

Al Engler
The wealthiest one per cent claim close to 20 per cent of total income. If their share was reduced to five per cent, extravagant consumption and the waste of resources would be greatly reduced.

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