Wealth Gap in the U.S.
Economist Richard Fry talked about the Pew Research Center analysis of newly-released Census Bureau data, “A Rise in Wealth for the Wealthy; Declines for the Lower 93 Percent.” The report found that during the first two years of the nation’s economic recovery, the mean net worth of households in the upper seven percent of the wealth distribution rose by an estimated 28 percent, while the mean net worth of households in the lower 93 percent dropped by 4 percent. Mr. Fry also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. close
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