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  •  Gallagher_HERO

    The Math That Says Egalitarianism Is Possible

    You don’t have to be entirely pessimistic about the future of wealth inequality.

  • Kutner_HERO

    The Economic Damage Is Barely Conceivable

    In America, people who lose jobs don’t necessarily get them back.

  •  Kapitonov_HERO

    The Robot Economy Will Run on Blockchain

    What finance will look like when it is controlled by machines.

  • CityCoin_HERO

    Why New York City Needs Its Own Cryptocurrency

    The case for making money local again.

  • DeDeo_HERO-F

    The Bitcoin Paradox

    Why cryptocurrency will always be political.

  • Venkat_HERO

    Is There an Ideal Amount of Income Inequality?

    A conversation with this month’s Ingenious, Venkat Venkatasubramanian.

  • Levy_HERO

    Investing Is More Luck Than Talent

    The surprising message of the statistics of wealth distribution.

  • Henderson_HERO-F

    Don’t Tell Your Friends They’re Lucky

    Luck has a lot to do with success. We just don’t want to admit it.

  • Henderson_HERO

    Can Topology Prevent Another Financial Crash?

    New regulations are applying network science to restructure global finance.

  • Ball_HERO-F-3

    Describing People as Particles Isn’t Always a Bad Idea

    Using physics to describe social phenomena can work—if it’s the right physics.