Americans pay more for an economy that pumps our treasure to the top than you probably think.
Veteran labor journalist and Institute for Policy Studies associate fellow Sam Pizzigati edits Too Much, a weekly newsletter on excess and inequality. He also contributes a weekly column to OtherWords, the Institute’s national non-profit editorial service. His latest book is The Rich Don’t Always Win. Pizzigati lives in Kensington, Maryland.
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We need to expand the struggle against privatizers.
Excessive compensation can ruin a CEO's judgment.