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Power Curves

June 22, 2010

In DealBook, Andrew Ross Sorkin notes that the super rich – the world’s 10 million billionaires and millionaires – are once again healthy, with overall wealth rising nearly 20 percent in the past year to $39 trillion.

Peter Morvill talks about bell curves and power curves in Ambient Findability. Less than one percent of the world’s wealthy control more than $13.5 trillion, or 35 percent of the total wealth of all millionaires and billionaires, which themselves constitute 1/600th of the world’s population.

Talk about the ultimate power curve.

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