Why the Black Wealth Sigil Is Back: Black Wealth Significance

On Monday, the Black wealth significance of wealth in America is back in the spotlight.A new study from the University of Maryland, the University at Buffalo, and the University Of Pittsburgh, titled “A Black-White Wealth Signification for Black Americans in the United States: An Empirical Study of Black Wealth in 2017,” finds that Black Americans […]

The wealth of western nations: The wealth gap

By The Wall Street Journal/Getty Images,Getty ImagesA year after the first results of the US presidential election were released, a new report suggests a new wealth gap exists.The report, authored by the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), estimates that about one-third of US households own more wealth than they earned in their lifetime.This […]

Wealth and Health in Canada

Millions of Canadians may soon have a chance to see their health data stored and managed by a new health and wealth lab at the University of Toronto.The lab is part of a broader effort to harness the power of blockchain technology, the decentralized network technology that underpins cryptocurrencies.The goal is to allow individuals and […]