Researchers chart rising wealth inequality across millennia

Researchers chart rising wealth inequality across millennia

Economic inequality is the difference between the haves and the have nots in any society. I’m Tim Kohler, I’m an archaeologist at Washington State University. Archaeologists have always been interested in inequality. In the societies that we study, we look at differences in house sizes to determine who is wealthy and who is not. I …

The Greatest Wealth is Health

The Greatest Wealth is Health

THE GREATEST WEALTH IS HEALTH Success in life is good health. You eat healthy, you exercise, you get the right amount of sleep. There’s no stopping you. Run, bike, snowboard, climb, walk… … you’re okay with hot yoga. Yet life’s full of surprises. It changes. There’s no controlling the dice. Some days you win. Some …

◄ Tomb of Caecilia Metella, Rome [HD] ►

◄ Tomb of Caecilia Metella, Rome [HD] ►

Welcome to this ancient roman mausoleum known as the Tomb of Caecilia Metella. This tomb, located along the Appian Way, is hard to miss as it dominates the surroundings with its massive tower. The great tomb is believed to have been built for a woman named Cecilia Metella. She was the daughter of a consul …

Smallest Countries In The World

Smallest Countries In The World

What micronations can be found within the borders of Italy? What tiny island countries checker the Pacific Ocean? Find out as we look at the Smallest Countries In The World. #12 Grenada Referred to as the Island of Spice, the caribbean nation of Grenada is a small island country formed from an underwater Volcano 2 …

Productive and unproductive labour | Wikipedia audio article

Productive and unproductive labour | Wikipedia audio article

Productive and unproductive labour are concepts that were used in classical political economy mainly in the 18th and 19th centuries, which survive today to some extent in modern management discussions, economic sociology and Marxist or Marxian economic analysis. The concepts strongly influenced the construction of national accounts in the Soviet Union and other Soviet-type societies …