Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Yeah, You Are Getting Screwed.

Believe it or not, there was a time when the CEO earned only 39 times more than the average worker

Believe it or not, there was a time when the CEO earned only 39 times more than the average worker
U.S. CEO pay in relation to the average worker's wage
Source: Thomas Piketty, and Emanuel Saez. 2007. “Income Inequality in the United States, 1913-2002.” In Anthony B. Atkinson, and Thomas Piketty, Top Incomes Over the Twentieth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press.