As the pandemic continues, the rich are getting richer than ever before — and economists are getting concerned

“If the COVID-19 pandemic has produced winners and losers, then young Canadian billionaire Tobias Lütke is definitely a winner. Since the start of the pandemic in March, the 40-year-old CEO of Ottawa-based e-commerce company Shopify Inc., has watched his personal…

A Most Dangerous Intersection: Revisiting Race and Class in 2020

“In June, David Leonhardt in the New York Times noted that “the black-white wage gap is roughly as large today as it was in 1950.” One driver of this is that a huge number—a third of Black men ages 25-54—remain outside the…

Tea Petrin

Professor of Economics and Entrepreneurship & Head of the Entrepreneurship Department Faculty of Economics, the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Tea Petrin is a Professor of Economics and Entrepreneurship, Head of the Entrepreneurship Department at the Faculty of Economics, and a…