The richest 62 people own as much wealth as half the world’s population. Almost half the super-rich individuals are from the United States.~ Oxfam
How could this wealth gap have come about? These 62 people tend to be unusually unethical, greedy, focussed and cunning, but that is not enough to explain such a stupendous gap. Our economic system is designed to funnel even more wealth to the wealthy, even without effort on their part.