Alliance of Americans for America

Deregulation: Global War on Labor A Timeline of Special Interest Change

National income that passes through the conduit of the corporation is disbursed to shareholders, senior managers, and CEOs in the form of dividends, interest payment, capital gains, and various forms of deferred and total compensation. What is not disbursed may be accumulated and expended on corporate expansion (i.e., invested) or held by the corporation as retained profits or used for share buy-backs to lift share prices. Official figures for retained profits by US corporations are now at the level of more than $500 billion a year, about $200 billion a year higher than long term historical averages.

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