IN 2015, the last time any study of its kind was published, the Finance Ministry looked at incomes of those born from 1978-1982 (aged 37-41 this year) and concluded that inter-generational income...

[NEW YORK] Widening income inequality and under-investment in public education "pose an existential risk for the US," hedge fund billionaire Ray Dalio wrote in a paper released Thursday.

[CHONBURI, Thailand] It's polo season in Thailand and teams of jodhpur-clad Argentines and monied Asians gallop onto the flawless field, as spectators spill from a pavilion - glasses of...

IN case you have not noticed, long-established political parties across the democratic world are blowing up, with Britain's Labour Party just the latest to fracture. Could America's...

[WASHINGTON] Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren proposed Thursday to impose a wealth tax on Americans worth more than US$50 million, a pitch aimed at satisfying the hunger on the...

[DAVOS, Switzerland] The world's 26 richest people own the same wealth as the poorest half of humanity, Oxfam said on Monday, urging governments to hike taxes on the wealthy to fight soaring...