The top 1 percent income earners in the United States hit a new high last year, according to the latest data from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.
Category: Disaggregating Growth
Income inequality in the United States grew more acute in 2014, yet the bottom 99 percent of income earners registered the best real income growth (after factoring in inflation) in 15 years.
There is no dispute that income inequality has been on the rise in the United States for the past four decades. The share of total income earned by the top […]