America’s Next Business Leaders Can’t Ignore Income Inequality


Dynamic Graphics Group via Getty Images The new crop of America’s business leaders aren’t happy with the status quo of stagnant middle class wages .

In a new report released by Harvard Business School this month, 71 percent of alumni say the slowing growth that’s plagued the middle class for decades, along with rising inequality, rising poverty or limited economic mobility, are problems that will affect their businesses.

Two-thirds of the 2,716 HBS grads who responded to the survey felt it was more important to address these four issues than to spur overall economic growth, suggesting that many business owners see […]