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Oxfam: Richest 62 People Own Same as Half of World’s Population

The wealthiest 62 people own as much as half the world's population, as the super-rich have grown richer and the poor poorer, according to international charity Oxfam. Five years ago, 388 people owned as much as half the world's population.   While the wealth of the poorest half of the world's population, more than 3.6 billion people, has fallen by a trillion dollars, or 41 percent, since 2010, Oxfam says the wealth of the super-elite has risen by around half a trillion...

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