How Income Inequality is Affecting America’s Next Generation of Business Leaders


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 significant benefits in shared economic health […]