Why airlines and other industries keep prices too high. The great drama of our time is the rise of the 1 percent. Thomas Piketty has done more than anyone else to put this question on the public agenda. But while his book Capital in the Twenty-Which mutual funds to invest in 2015 Century documents the growth of inequality, he does not offer much of an explanation or a solution.
Institutional investors are companies that own other companies. A familiar example is the mutual fund. A mutual fund owns shares of dozens or hundreds of companies. Mutual funds have a benign reputation. They make life easier for ordinary people who don’t have the time, resources, or expertise to pick stocks.