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.... They are the only group that had so far failed to see incomes return to pre-crisis levels. The thinktank said the report highlighted a country increasingly divided by age, by housing tenure and by inequality – and that all three factors had been important in the shock election result in which Labour gained 30 seats and deprived the Conservatives of an overall majority. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Donald Trump’s tax reform plans would, if enacted, increase the gap between rich and poor Americans and see the US slip below Greece on a new global index of inequality. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... This has happened while there’s been a quiet secession of the successful. All the rise in inequality is due to this group racing away with the goodies from the economy, while the rest of us are being squeezed closer together. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. The TUC has demanded action from the government to close Britain’s regional inequality divide after a report showed that incomes in the Midlands, Wales and the north of England are no higher than they were in the south-east two decades ago. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... The same holds for small operators in the freight and service sectors, including white van drivers. At a time when many investments in public transport and cycling in UK cities contribute to gentrification and disproportionately favour the middle classes, as with HS2 and most bike-sharing schemes, AV developments risk further increasing transport’s role in enhancing social inequality. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Incomes in south-east of England 'are 25% higher than in West Midlands' image
. The TUC has demanded action from the government to close Britain’s regional inequality divide after a report showed that incomes in the Midlands, Wales and the north of England are no higher than they were in the south-east two decades ago. ...
Peak car? Driverless technology may actually accelerate car ownership image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of July 2017 06:00:12 AM
.... The same holds for small operators in the freight and service sectors, including white van drivers. At a time when many investments in public transport and cycling in UK cities contribute to gentrification and disproportionately favour the middle classes, as with HS2 and most bike-sharing schemes, AV developments risk further increasing transport’s role in enhancing social inequality. ...
Trump's tax proposal would push US below Greece on inequality index image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of July 2017 11:01:34 PM
. Donald Trump’s tax reform plans would, if enacted, increase the gap between rich and poor Americans and see the US slip below Greece on a new global index of inequality. ...
The Guardian view on the 1%: all gain, no pain | Editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of July 2017 06:59:34 PM
.... This has happened while there’s been a quiet secession of the successful. All the rise in inequality is due to this group racing away with the goodies from the economy, while the rest of us are being squeezed closer together. ...
Top 1% of households in UK fully recovered from financial crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of July 2017 11:01:36 PM
.... They are the only group that had so far failed to see incomes return to pre-crisis levels. The thinktank said the report highlighted a country increasingly divided by age, by housing tenure and by inequality – and that all three factors had been important in the shock election result in which Labour gained 30 seats and deprived the Conservatives of an overall majority. ...
Why a population of, say, 15 million makes sense for Australia image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of July 2017 04:54:13 AM
.... Based on the work of the US economist Herman Daly in the 1970s and 80s, GPI takes into account different measures of human wellbeing, grouped into economic, environmental and social categories. Examples on the negative side of the ledger include income inequality, CO2 emissions, water pollution, loss of biodiversity and the misery of car accidents. ...
British PR firm Bell Pottinger apologizes for South Africa campaign image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of July 2017 07:42:03 PM
....Eleven days later, a user called Oakbay Rep edited the page to make the suggested changes. Twenty-three years after Nelson Mandela became president, economic inequality between the races remains stark, and according to the economist Thomas Piketty, has in some ways increased since the end of apartheid. ...
Risk of poverty in UK greater when father is sole breadwinner, finds IFS image
....The Treasury said the government had taken action to help working families. “Income inequality is now at its lowest level since the mid-1980s and our reforms to the tax system mean hardworking people are keeping more of what they earn. ...
Facebook village? Social media giant to build 'social housing' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 9th of July 2017 06:56:57 PM
....The huge influx of staff at Facebook and other large tech companies has forced thousands of key workers out of the area and many teachers, cleaners and support staff battle through miles of congested highways to work each morning. Tech workers are often bussed to offices in company-branded vehicles, angering local people who are concerned about growing inequality in the area. ...
Detroit is 'booming' again. You have to be rich and powerful to notice, though | Bankole Thompson image
. In his magnum opus, The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith writes that “Whenever there is great property there is great inequality. ...
How much?? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 10:26:38 PM
.... They're going to need a nursery, pre-prep, prep and a senior school," he explains. Whether or not these arrangements are simply perpetuating inequality, Mr Bonas argues that they are of long-term benefit to the UK, and not just because of the economic boost. ...
How privatization could spell the end of democracy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 08:00:25 AM
.... Yet other places around the world have implemented them with great success. When Oxfam surveyed more than 100 countries, they discovered that public services significantly reduce economic inequality. ...
Property owners' £2.3tn windfall 'has created huge inequality gap' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 05:01:01 AM
....A £2. 3tn windfall for those lucky enough to own their own homes during the property boom of the 1990s and early 2000s has opened up a deep and widening inequality gap between the generations, a thinktank has warned. ...
Did you hear the one about the inequality and the thinktank? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of June 2017 11:28:57 AM
....”. This gag has been doing the rounds for a bit now and tends to be trotted out when the topic of inequality comes up – which means that there is a fair chance that someone might give it a run out at the Resolution Foundation this week, as the thinktank launches new research into “the wealth of our nation: who owns what in 21st-century Britain”. ...
BIS warns rolling back globalisation would be ‘detrimental’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 05:41:55 PM
. The international body that represents the world’s central banks has claimed that globalisation has been made a “scapegoat” for rising inequality, as it launched a defence of closer cross-border ties. ...
Wealth gap rises as home ownership falls, says study image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 17th of June 2017 07:06:21 PM
. A fall in home ownership is fuelling the return of rising wealth inequality across Britain, it has emerged. ...
The study that shows life is a lot more unequal than you (probably) think image
. Which matters more: actual levels of inequality, or the levels that people perceive to exist? There is now clear evidence that perceptions of inequality have a profound impact on societies all over the world – and that people aren’t very good at judging the reality for themselves. ...
How to respond to Trump's America | Joseph Stiglitz image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 01:29:00 PM
.... And his bigotry toward women, Hispanics, and Muslims (except those, like the rulers of Gulf oil sheikhdoms, from whom he and his family can profit), threatens the functioning of American society and its economy, by undermining people’s trust that the system is fair to all. As a populist, Trump has exploited the justifiable economic discontent that has become so widespread in recent years, as many Americans have become downwardly mobile amid soaring inequality. ...
Super-rich evade on average nearly third of their due tax image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 05:20:31 PM
....”. The researchers, led by Annette Alstadsaeter, said their goal was to “correct global inequality statistics in a systematic way so as to better capture the very rich”. ...
Urinating dog joins Wall Street statue row image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 05:26:11 PM
....On the eve of International Women's Day in March this year, Wall Street's iconic Charging Bull statue was joined by a defiant little girl. She faces down the much larger bull, hands on hips, and was commissioned to highlight gender inequality. ...
Whole Foods represents the failures of 'conscious capitalism' | Nicole Aschoff image
....The Whole Foods founder penned his treatise in response to the growing consensus that capitalism is doing irreparable harm to the planet and the people who live on it. Our for-profit system is increasingly viewed as a zero-sum game in which ecological destruction, climate change and rising inequality are firmly linked to the rapacious behavior of multinational corporations. ...
Far from ‘strong and stable’, May’s economic plan is weak and unstable image
.... The prime minister’s rapid U-turn has raised doubts about whether she will be Mrs T redux in the Brexit negotiations. Finally, austerity fatigue and a leftward shift in public opinion on issues such as inequality and nationalisation, meant Labour won the battle of the manifestos. ...
This election ignores the most pressing issue: our economic outlook is disastrous | Laura Gardiner image
....The shift away from living standards as an election-defining issue might be because on the fundamental question of whether families will be better or worse off in the coming years, the outlook is disastrous. We’re facing down a parliament containing the toxic combination of stagnant incomes overall, falling incomes for the poorer half of the population and the biggest increase in inequality since Thatcher. ...
Labour’s hope doesn’t usually play well in an age of anxiety image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 04:00:32 PM
....It might be pointed out that Harold Wilson’s two victories in 1974 were narrow and came against a backdrop of steeply rising inflation, strikes and bank collapses, which ostensibly disproves the trend. That would be true if it weren’t for the broader factors that meant the 1970s were Britain’s happiest decade, characterised by low levels of inequality and technological advancements that only seemed to enhance living standards. ...
The economy is stagnant because people fear for the future | Robert Shiller image
.... A recent paper by New York University’s Julian Kozlowski, Laura Veldkamp and Venky Venkateswaran argues that it is rational to harbour such fears, because once a formerly unthinkable event actually occurs, one is justified in not forgetting it. My own theory about today’s stagnation focuses on growing angst about rapid advances in technologies that could eventually replace many or most of our jobs, possibly fueling massive economic inequality. ...
Could citizens’ wealth funds halt the dominance of the financial elite? image
.... They could have boosted infrastructure spending without the need to borrow, paid for regeneration in poorer areas, or funded a generous annual dividend paid to all citizens. Crucially, such funds offer a new instrument for tackling the UK’s extreme level of inequality. ...
Reproductive rebels image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 21st of May 2017 11:17:43 PM
.... . Gender inequality in Japan is widely reckoned to be worse than anywhere else in the developed world, with women continuing to struggle for recognition in the workplace. ...
The Guardian view on the economy: it’s bad | Editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 06:48:00 PM
.... Britain’s recent experience seems to support what Thomas Piketty predicted in his bestselling book Capital in the 21st Century, namely that in an era of slow growth the owners of capital will fare better than those who rely on their wages and salaries to generate higher living standards. Greater inequality will result unless action is taken to prevent the concentration of wealth. ...
Labour manifesto: Extra £48.6bn in tax revenue to fund pledges image
....5% surcharge while salaries above £500,000 will be charged at 5%. Labour has said the move, designed to reduce pay inequality by bearing down on "very high pay", will only apply to firms with "high numbers of staff". ...
Labour reveals 'fat cat' tax pledge aimed at reining in excessive pay image
....5% levy on earnings above £330,000 and 5% on those above £500,000. Labour will justify the move – that will hit employers rather than workers and be calculated on the basis of basic salary, shares, bonuses and pensions rolled together – by claiming inequality is damaging society. ...
Battle ground image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 14th of May 2017 01:14:58 AM
.... There is also a large system of benefits that increase the incomes of poorer households. There are two reasons income tax revenues are so concentrated at the top: inequality and the way taxes are designed - there are higher rates for higher earners. ...
Mohamed El-Erian: ‘We get signals that the system is under enormous stress’ image
....This is the nub of El-Erian’s analysis of why the developed world is approaching a fork in the road. The inequality generated by the current low-growth climate has three elements: inequality of wealth, income and opportunity. ...
Theresa May is creating an epidemic of poverty. Don’t give her a free hand | Gordon Brown image
.... She intends to claim the result as a mandate for much else. And Britain cannot afford to give her carte blanche on the parlous state of the NHS, the biting cuts in education, the threats to civil liberties and our rising inequality. ...
The German economy is unbalanced – but Trump has the wrong answer image
....Most of all, more investment in infrastructure, health, and education would be good for Germany itself. Well-targeted public investment can raise productivity and boost living standards, ameliorate concerns about inequality, and address Germany’s economic weaknesses. ...
'Brexit boom' creates record number of UK billionaires image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 7th of May 2017 12:20:36 PM
....“Record numbers of people visited food banks last year, millions are locked out of a decent home and two-thirds of children in poverty are in working households. “We know that inequality damages our economy and society, and makes it harder for ordinary people and their children to get on. ...
Bank of Mum and Dad is a major financial player - but could it be about to go bust? image
.... . Legal & General chief executive Nigel Wilson says as intergenerational inequality widens, the Bank of Mum and Dad is plugging the gap: “Younger people do not have the same opportunities that the baby-boomers had, including affordable housing, defined benefit pensions and free university education. ...
Automation poses a high risk to 1.2m Scottish jobs, report says image
...."To respond to the huge changes facing Scotland around demographic, technological and climate change - and of course Brexit - we're going to have to focus on retrofitting the current workforce to provide them with the skills they need, to deliver the inclusive economic growth we wish to see. "Our report makes a number of recommendations to help Scotland plot a path through these challenges, to reform the skills system in Scotland, to help to secure an economy that delivers fairness and reduces inequality. ...
The Great Recession hurt millions. Now, Republicans want to risk a repeat | Keith Ellison image
.... It’s a lie to say those two things are mutually exclusive. Prudent regulation enables prosperity; letting Wall Street rig the rules results in stagnation and inequality. ...
The science of inequality: why people prefer unequal societies image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 08:00:04 AM
. Anyone looking for evidence that people have a natural aversion to inequality will find numerous laboratory studies that seemingly confirm their view. ...
Voices of the 1%: how do Britain's highest earners feel about their income? image
.... “While recognising their advantage compared to the general population, they experience disadvantage when ‘looking up’,” Hecht writes. “In their daily lives, [the top 1%] are surrounded by vast absolute income inequality, because the differences between top income earners are much higher than those between individuals situated in the middle of the distribution. ...
Bank of Mum and Dad helps QUARTER of home buyers on to propery ladder image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 01:08:00 PM
....Legal & General chief executive Nigel Wilson said: "The Bank of Mum and Dad continues to grow in importance in helping young people take their early steps on to the housing ladder. "The inter-generational inequality that creates the demand for Bank of Mum and Dad funding continues to widen - younger people today don't have the same opportunities that the Baby-Boomers had, including affordable housing, defined benefit pensions and free university education. ...
Bank of mum and dad 'involved in 26 per cent of property transactions in 2017'  image
.... . “The inter-generational inequality that creates the demand for Bank of Mum and Dad funding continues to widen - younger people today don't have the same opportunities that the Baby-Boomers had, including affordable housing, defined benefit pensions and free university education. ...
Are your parents helping you to buy your first home? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 09:25:58 AM
....5bn this year to help them get on to the property ladder, according to research by Legal & General and economics consultancy Cebr. The ‘bank of mum and dad’ shows “intergenerational inequality” widening among those who can afford to help their children and those who can’t. ...
Theresa May promised to tackle greedy bosses – instead she’s helping them | Polly Toynbee image
.... Will that go the way of her promise to put workers on boards – “Because we are the party of workers” – an idea hastily abandoned once she was inside No 10?. The IFS warns that May’s regime is set to cause inequality to rise as steeply as it did under Margaret Thatcher. ...
'Bank of mum and dad' to lend £6.5bn this year, report predicts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 05:01:18 AM
.... This is not a good thing, nor is it sustainable or equitable for our parents [the lenders] or young people [the borrowers]. “The intergenerational inequality that creates the demand for [parental] funding continues to widen – younger people today don’t have the same opportunities that the baby boomers had, including affordable housing, defined benefit pensions and free university education. ...
Can Emmanuel Macron solve France's economic riddle? | Larry Elliott image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 10:23:32 AM
....It is not all bad news. France has good productivity, a strong industrial base and levels of inequality similar to those in Germany and the Netherlands, but much lower than in the UK and the US. ...
Pensioners will carry on hoarding cash if state won’t step in image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 04:00:03 PM
....However, campaigning for a universal benefit also feathers the nests of the better off. And why should today’s workers make sure pensions increase at a faster rate than their own pay, especially when it leads to greater income inequality among the old? And yes, income inequality is growing among the country’s 12 million pensioners. ...
Pensions triple lock: what you need to know image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 01:39:07 PM
.... Another proposal would be to tax pensioners based on income tax thresholds specially designed for people of pensionable age. This would allow all pensioners to benefit from state pension rises, but reduce the rapidly escalating inequality among the over-65s who have among the highest disposable incomes of all working people and yet fall under a system of income tax thresholds designed for working households. ...
How can companies cut the UK's class pay gap? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 05:30:08 AM
....Social mobility is often considered an educational issue, but it is clear from the Commission’s findings that employers have a big role to play too. Not only do rich people get a disproportionate number of top jobs, but inequality also exists among colleagues with exactly the same role, education and experience. ...
Reform property laws to reduce inequality | Letters image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 05:59:37 PM
. Ian Jack engagingly highlights the massive inequality being created by the inheritance of property (Property feeds the roots of inequality in Britain, 22 April), but does not say what can be done about it. ...
Barack Obama to be paid $400,000 for speech at Cantor Fitzgerald event image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 09:28:37 AM
....But Obama, 55, returned to the public stage this week to speak at the University of Chicago, where he said he would support future leaders. He told the audience that economic inequality and lack of opportunity, a skewed criminal justice system and climate change must be confronted. ...
How streaming saved the music: global industry revenues hit £12bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 04:55:19 PM
....9bn contributed by Spotify - despite the streaming service having a quarter fewer users. Nash said: “The scope of this inequality casts a shadow across the whole landscape that cannot be ignored. ...
UK government borrowing at lowest level since 2008 financial crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 10:39:40 AM
....The ratio between the average income of the top and bottom fifth of households –£63,300 and £17,200 respectively – is reduced to less than four to one after accounting for benefits and taxes. However, the Equality Trust, which campaigns to reduce economic inequality, said its own analysis of the figures showed the richest 10% of households pay a smaller proportion of their income in tax than the poorest 10% of households. ...
Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble: why ultra-low mortgage rates are dangerous | Jonn Elledge image
. If you’ve ever made the mistake of trying to debate generational inequality with a baby boomer – by pointing out, say, that they benefited from cheap housing, generous welfare and free university places, before voting consistently for governments that have denied those things to their children, all the while calling millennials lazy and entitled in an infuriatingly faux-indulgent way, as if their kids’ requests that their salaries bear some sort of relation to their actual living costs makes them the sort of spoiled divas who’d call a gold-plated Uber to take them to the lavatory . ...
The new status symbol: it’s not what you spend – it’s how hard you work image
.... It’s about the public display of productivity as a symbol of class power. In an era of extreme inequality, elites need to demonstrate to themselves and others that they deserve to own orders of magnitude more wealth than everyone else. ...
Family matters image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 12:51:12 AM
....Data is not yet available for those born in the 80s or 90s. So, for all the attention on inequality between generations, family ties mean a large chunk of the wealth held by older generations is likely to flow down to younger generations. ...
Protectionism is rising the world over. Our best defense is fighting inequality | Wally Adeyemo image
.... Bunkering down and hoping the flames of populism burn out as economic growth picks up is not a winning strategy. The crisis of confidence in the benefits of globalization and multilateralism likely will persist as long as rates of social and economic inequality remain stubbornly high. ...
The Guardian view on the IMF: a global institution in an age of protection | Editorial image
.... The IMF fears that a fresh dose of unemployment and a renewed squeeze on living standards would intensify populism, nationalism and protectionism – and it is right. For some time, the IMF has been pumping out reports warning that rising inequality represented a danger, not least because it was bad for growth. ...
IMF shifts from dismal to pessimistic, but has a sharper message about inequality | Greg Jericho image
.... It also found that the decline in share of income going to labour caused by technology and global integration “has been particularly sharp for middle-skilled labour” – with the biggest falls occurring in manufacturing. But while falling real unit labour costs are trumpeted by businesses as crucial for maintaining Australia’s “competitiveness”, the IMF found that there was a strong correlation between falling shares of income going to labour and increasing inequality. ...
Reality Check image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 01:31:06 PM
.... . The Resolution Foundation, which does a great deal of work on inequality, says that the income tax system is relying too much on the richest 10%, which is a problem because their earnings are volatile. ...
Brexit, PPI and high cost credit are top priorities for City watchdog image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 05:32:29 PM
....8 million customers have interest-only mortgages and many do not have strategies to repay them, including some that must be repaid by 2020. Its risk outlook warns of “intergenerational wealth inequality”, which will force younger people to work longer than their elders if they want to retire on similar terms. ...
Finally, a breakthrough alternative to growth economics – the doughnut | George Monbiot image
.... But the answers appear elusive. Faced with a multifaceted crisis – the capture of governments by billionaires and their lobbyists, extreme inequality, the rise of demagogues, above all the collapse of the living world – those to whom we look for leadership appear stunned, voiceless, clueless. ...
Donald Trump’s tax holiday 'would help top US companies save $300bn' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 04:00:25 AM
.... There is no suggestion that any of the companies have acted illegally. Ana Arendar, Oxfam’s head of inequality, said: “These companies have deepened their use of tax havens and increased efforts to build influence to push for even greater tax breaks than they already have. ...
Free trade warning – IMF, WTO and World Bank say it must be defended image
....It added that technology was twice as important as globalisation in reducing labour’s share of income but said the ability of firms to outsource production to lower-cost countries had eroded workers’ bargaining power. The IMF said rising inequality had accompanied the shift in national income away from labour and towards capital. ...
Gender pay gap image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 11:50:56 AM
....The Women's Equality Party says women can use the new law to push an action plan or address an unconscious bias within their company. Hannah Peaker, chief of staff at the campaign group, said it would be an "eye-opener" for women who, once they see that inequality exists in "every sector and at every level", will start to address the issue. ...
Global productivity slowdown risks creating instability, warns IMF image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 3rd of April 2017 05:56:41 PM
....“Another decade of weak productivity growth would seriously undermine the rise in global living standards. Slower growth could also jeopardise the financial and social stability of some countries by making it more difficult to reduce excessive inequality and sustain private debt and public obligations. ...
UK's gender pay rankings will put discrimination under spotlight image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of April 2017 12:16:22 PM
....At its simplest, this is naming and shaming. No one will want to be top of the gender pay inequality rankings. ...
Greens on three-day weekend plans: 'Bold ideas needed' for UK image
.... . Jonathan Bartley told BBC One's Andrew Marr Show that people felt "short-changed" by the economy, which he said had brought growing inequality. ...
Osborne’s huge tax giveaway starts for rich – as the poor are hit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 1st of April 2017 11:05:38 PM
....“These amount to unwise giveaways to richer households and unjustifiable takeaways from less well-off families. The result is higher inequality and a decision to squeeze living standards for low- and middle-income families at a time when rising prices are already outstripping wage growth. ...
New York's Fearless Girl statue to stay on till March 2018 image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of March 2017 03:27:38 AM
....Bill de Blasio said the relevant municipal agencies had backed the idea. The bronze Fearless Girl statue was placed on 8 March to draw attention to gender inequality and the pay gap in the corporate world. ...
Record numbers rely on parental cash to buy a property image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 11:08:30 PM
.... . "The way the housing market is operating is exacerbating inequality and impeding social mobility. ...

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