Rethinking Personal Wealth: Taboos and Transparency
Many Americans feel there is something deeply wrong about the staggering wealth inequality in the United States. Those who seek collective solutions often promote progressive taxation and government support for those on the lower rungs of our economic ladder. Hugh Taft-Morales explores why so few people feel comfortable even discussing their personal wealth. Should we challenge taboos that shut down candid conversation? Would increased transparency promote greater personal responsibility for managing wealth? How might organizations like Resource Generation and Patriotic Millionaires help guide us?
- Hugh Taft-MoralesEthical Culture Leader