top earners capture more of income

May 2014
OECD Observer;2014 2nd Quarter, Issue 299, p4
Academic Journal
The article informs that according to an analysis by Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development (OECD) as of May 2014, the share of top earners in total pretax income has increased in most OECD countries.


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