Friday, June 18, 2010
The Business of Giving | Income inequality and philanthropy | Seattle Times Newspaper: "The Gates/Buffett billionaire pledge drive provoked some thoughtful analysis as well as barbed commentary. Among the more interesting questions raised was this: why now? Why are wealthy Americans more interested in philanthropy, and if not, why do their peers think they should be? One answer is that they have a lot more money to give away."