We are the 99.9998%! Shocking personal wealth inequality in Canada

Canadian Business magazine has published its annual list of the 100 richest people in Canada. Jim Stanford describes the 0.0002% of Canadians who hold personal wealth over one billion dollars

It would take 8.7 million person-years of employment, working at Ontario’s current minimum wage ($10.25 per hour) to produce $162 billion: the same value as the combined wealth of 61 Canadian billionaires.

Progressive Economics Forum, October 14, 2011

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