The Wealth Detective Who Finds the Hidden Money of the Super Rich


Gabriel Zucman, “America’s top wealth detective,” probes the secrets of the super rich using simple, voluminous spreadsheets compiling the tax tables, macroeconomic datasets, and cross-border-flow calculations of central banks. He does it on his own, only rarely outsourcing to graduate students. “You can conduct this detective work only if you do it to a large extent yourself,” he says. “The wealth is not visible in plain sight—it’s visible in the data.” Read the full article HERE.