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Economic Policy Institute Articles

U.S. Wealth Gap Grows During ‘Lost Decade’ For Middle Class
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The Economic Policy Institute (EPI), a non-profit think tank focusing on the needs of middle- and low-income workers, this week released a new report that shows the U.S. Wealth Gap has continued to grow over the past decade. It also …

Should Apple Take Responsibility For Concerns Over Its Chinese Labor Practices? Should Apple Take Responsibility For Concerns Over Its Chinese Labor Practices?
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Apple, the company that’s considered to be many consumers’ favorite gadget maker, is under fire for what’s happening at its Foxconn factories in China. Aside from numerous reports of suicide and suicide attempts, in January, The New York Times revealed specific details about the working conditions in the factories, which sparked a lot of controversy over the tech company.