Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 1 month ago

If the U.S. is the richest country, why are all the other countries giving their people way more money (see chart)?

Attachment image

4 Answers

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    1 month ago
    Favorite Answer

    Because the US is the least egalitarian of all those countries, meaning that, under Trump, the tax breaks and subsidies go to the rich.

    All those countries have a World Bank GINI index less than 35; the US is at 41.4, actually WORSE than Haiti (41.1)

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Because the USA is nothing if not a dystopian Hell ruled by the ultra-wealthy.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Those countries are socialist/capitalist. The US is communist/capitalist. The US stimulus is comparable to China and Russia. The Chinese and Russian stimulus were much smaller than Americans. You have to factor in the population as well.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    The US is NOT the richest nation by a long shot.  It is actually #11 on the list.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.