May 7, 2013 You asked us about numbers in a story about black wealth. Here's the outcome.
Mar 15, 2013 A new HBO documentary takes a look at how millions of families have been left out in the cold in the richest country on Earth.
Mar 8, 2013 You may have been forwarded an unusual YouTube video this week, based on an economic analysis of income inequality. But where did it come from?
Mar 1, 2013 The racial wealth gap in the United States has tripled in the past 25 years.
Feb 1, 2013 The modern American income tax celebrates its 100th anniversary this weekend.
Jan 29, 2013 A recent report from the World Bank revelas a fifty percent increase in the size of Latin America's middle class. Broad economic growth brought more jobs and more women are joining the workforce.
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Dec 13, 2012 Some wealthy individuals say a higher estate tax is fair, but others are fighting against proposed changes.
Nov 2, 2012 Why are so many people in the middle class struggling right now? Author Hedrick Smith discusses the events that hurt the middle class and what can be done to help it.
Oct 25, 2012 Three families living around the poverty line in San Diego tell Marketplace Money what it means to spend money when you don't have a whole lot of it.
Oct 5, 2012 Residents of San Diego's wealthiest and poorest neighborhoods reflect on opportunity, responsibility and the American Dream.