Interest Group - World Affairs Discussion: “Income Polarization"

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 13:00 to 14:30

Discuss “Income Polarization and the resulting effect on such issues as the middle class and upper class”.

1. In the last 40 years CEO pay has risen by 937% while worker wages have remained stagnant

America’s inequality problem continues to be the worst in the industrialized world

2. For most workers, real wages have barely budged for decades

3. CEO pay remains high relative to the pay of typical workers and high-wage earners

4. Republicans are right: Going to college hurts

Women owe two-thirds of the nation’s outstanding $1.3 trillion student loan debt.

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SF State's Downtown Campus, 835 Market St., Room 677