Covid-19 has exacerbated inequality in the U.S., with job losses falling heavily on low-wage service workers
The tech mogul’s net worth is estimated at over $96 billion. Gates was also the richest person in the world from 1995 until 2008 when he was surpassed by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.
The data which cover the years 1989 through 2018 reveal a consistent trend of widening wealth inequality.
Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan Chase’s billionaire CEO, is concerned about wealth inequality.