Wealth, Inequality, And Taxes In The U.S.

gap inequality white concept getty Professor Goldburn P. Maynard Jr. of the Indiana University Kelley School of Business discusses the U.S. tax code’s effect on wealth inequality and how race has shaped the distribution of wealth. This transcript has been edited for length and clarity. David D. Stewart: Welcome to the podcast. I’m David Stewart, editor…

Venture Capital Is Having Its New York Moment

Threshold Ventures partner Chirag Chotalia (left) and principal Megan Kelly (right) are tasked with growing the firm’s New York presence. Threshold Ventures In the 1980s, venture capital firm Sequoia set a tone for the tech investing industry with a Silicon Valley-first mantra: if we can’t ride a bicycle to it, we won’t invest. Today, that…

Here’s What Investors Are Most Worried About—Including Meme Stocks And China Real Estate—According To Fed Report

Topline The Federal Reserve warned of several new risks to the U.S. financial system—including market volatility caused by meme stocks and a potential spillover from China’s real estate troubles—in its semiannual financial stability report released late on Monday. Higher inflation and tighter monetary policy have become the top concern for investors, supplanting … [+] fears…

Tesla: $1 Trillion Of Speculation

Charger with Tesla logo at a Supercharger rapid battery charging station for the electric vehicle … [+] company Tesla Motors, in the Silicon Valley town of Mountain View, California, August 24, 2016. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images). Getty Images Tesla’s (TSLA) market cap surpassed the trillion-dollar mark, driven by a post-earnings rally that got a…