Jeremy Grantham is famed for his prescience on market bubbles

The US stock market is 65 per cent overvalued, GMO investing legend Jeremy Grantham warned recently, but nowhere near b(...)

Tom Perkins, co-founder of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

  This time, Tom Perkins knew he was courting controversy. The 82-year-old venture capitalist, who caused a stir last month when he said i(...)

Tom Perkins, co-founder of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, stands for a photograph in his San Francisco home. Perkins has apologised for comparing today’s treatment of wealthy Americans to the persecution of Jews in Nazi Germany, but stands by his message around class warfare. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

When Tom Perkins, founder of the prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers wrote a letter to the Wall Stre(...)

In a letter to the editor of the ‘Wall Street Journal’ Tom Perkins lamented public criticism of the “1 per cent” – and compared such criticism to Nazi attacks on the Jews. Photograph: Getty

Rising inequality has obvious economic costs: stagnant wages despite rising productivity, rising debt that makes us more vulnerable to financial crisi(...)