Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report - Oxfam Comment

The Credit Suisse report today shows that the number of millionaires is rising despite slowed economic Inequality is growing faster than we had thought – Oxfam predicted the richest one percent would own more than the rest of us by 2016. The fact that it has happened this year underlines the urgency of the problem.

Children play around a waste water canal, Masephomolele township, Cape Town.  Photo: Zed Nelson

For Richer or Poorer

The emerging economies Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Russia, South Africa and Turkey &

A Europe for the Many, Not the Few

Europe is facing unacceptable levels of poverty and inequality. This briefing paper reviews the current situation and presents recommendations to help put an end to poverty and extreme inequality in Europe.


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