Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 8, 2013 JCPenney cut a top executive's salary by more than 96 percent. Other corporate boards also took a whack this week at poor performers. The curious case of executives who know they're not doing well, but keep working anyway.
Marketplace Weekend Staff
Mar 8, 2013 A new viral video called "Wealth Inequality in America" has put a spotlight on CEO pay.
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 13, 2013 When it comes to income inequality is the United States more like Iran or France?
Sep 24, 2012 The through line in this election campaign and in the economy for the past year or so has been a debate about income inequality. According to the Census Bureau, the community of Country Knolls, in upstate New York, is the most income equal in the country.
Sep 20, 2012 Environmental writer Tim De Chant says gauging income inequality is as simple as looking at a neighborhood's trees.
Sep 20, 2012 A new report from the U.S Census Bureau shows that since 2010, the gap between rich and poor is widening in more states.
Sep 20, 2012 You can measure an area's income inequality in pay stubs, Census numbers and... its tree cover? Environmental writer Tim De Chant argues that sometimes you can't see a neighborhood's wealth for the trees.
Aug 21, 2012 But many companies worry that making the executive-to-worker pay ratio public will draw scorn
Aug 2, 2012 Immigration and the migration of retirees are key factors in the growing trend of urban economic segregation.