Washington Post: At Miami’s Art Basel, a canvas of global inequality in the pandemic age

Washington Post: At Miami’s Art Basel, a canvas of global inequality in the pandemic age. “In the United States, the net wealth of the top 1 percent richest households rose by nearly 35 percentage points during the pandemic, compared with a far more modest 5-percentage-point gain for households in the bottom 50 percent, according to a World Economic Forum analysis published this month. Globally, poverty rates have climbed, especially among younger, lower-skilled and female workers, while the more moneyed have enjoyed roaring stock markets and surging property values.”

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