#Wealth

  • Article: First Lady of Namibia Vows to Donate Wealth to Charity After Death

    First Lady of Namibia Vows to Donate Wealth to Charity After Death

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 14, 2020

    "I strongly believe that inheritance is one of the biggest drivers of inequality." Read more

  • Article: 6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 5, 2020

    Our new campaign calls on billionaires to help the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: The Hidden Truth About The Marshmallow Test

    The Hidden Truth About The Marshmallow Test

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 17, 2018

    A new report reveals why rich kids are better at the marshmallow test. Read more

  • Article: Esusu App Brings Rotational Savings Concept into the Digital Age

    Esusu App Brings Rotational Savings Concept into the Digital Age

    By Joe McCarthy|June 28, 2018

    “Predatory lenders are a massive problem because you’re at their mercy and they know that.” Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates: ‘I Need to Pay Higher Taxes’

    Bill Gates: ‘I Need to Pay Higher Taxes’

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 20, 2018

    “The government should require people in my position to pay significantly higher taxes.” Read more

  • Article: 1% of the World’s Population Owns Over 50% of the World’s Wealth, Report Finds

    1% of the World’s Population Owns Over 50% of the World’s Wealth, Report Finds

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 14, 2017

    Rich people in rich countries are continuing to accumulate vast shares of global wealth. Read more

  • Article: Racial, Gender, Wealth Inequality — Can a Universal Basic Income End Them All?

    Racial, Gender, Wealth Inequality — Can a Universal Basic Income End Them All?

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 24, 2017

    "We can deliver independence." Read more

  • Article: 8 Men Own as Much as the Poorest 3.6 Billion People on the Planet

    8 Men Own as Much as the Poorest 3.6 Billion People on the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 17, 2017

    The wealth of these men is not a sign of extreme talent; it’s a sign of profound political failure. Read more