Friday, May 31, 2013

Do Americans Win or Lose When Someone Becomes a Billionaire? | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS

1% Gain = 99% LossJohann Wagener 5-31-13

Is wealth accumulation a zero-sum game? Must 333 million Americans each cough up $3 in order to create a billionaire? Are billionaires created at our expense? Is their gain our loss?

Do Americans Win or Lose When Someone Becomes a Billionaire? | The Business Desk with Paul Solman | PBS NewsHour | PBS