Pay ratio insanity

January 15, 2010 | By | Reply More

Les Leopold makes some important points regarding our bloated finance-heavy economy. One statistic stands out:

In 1970 the ratio of pay between the top 100 CEOs and the average worker was 45 to 1. By 2008 it was 1,081 to one.

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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