#Wealth Inequality

  • Article: Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    Top 1% Earns 17% of Britain’s Income, New Research of Income Inequality Shows

    By Helen Lock|May 22, 2020

    Researchers have said that data on capital gains earnings should be included in official statistics. Read more

  • Article: Just 5% of Global Health Leaders Are Women From Low or Middle-Income Countries

    Just 5% of Global Health Leaders Are Women From Low or Middle-Income Countries

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 12, 2020

    Gender and wealth inequality in global health is having "profound consequences." Read more

  • Article: Women and Girls Contribute Trillions of Dollars in Unpaid Labor Every Year

    Women and Girls Contribute Trillions of Dollars in Unpaid Labor Every Year

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 20, 2020

    The world’s 22 richest men have more wealth than all of the women in Africa. Read more

  • Article: The UK’s 6 Richest People Have as Much Wealth as the 13M Poorest

    The UK’s 6 Richest People Have as Much Wealth as the 13M Poorest

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 4, 2019

    A new report describes the UK as a country of "Ferraris and food banks". Read more

  • Article: 26 Billionaires Hold the Same Amount of Wealth as Half the World's Population

    26 Billionaires Hold the Same Amount of Wealth as Half the World's Population

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Daniele Selby|Jan. 22, 2019

    Global wealth inequality is increasing, according to nonprofit Oxfam's new report. Read more