One Apartment Building In New York City Controls More Wealth Than 166 Countries | Exploring Markets

One Apartment Building In New York City Controls More Wealth Than 166 Countries

Here's an amazing video that comes from Bloomberg. It's about 15 Central Park West, which is an apartment building in New York City that houses the people who control more than $437 billion of the world's wealth.

That amount of wealth is larger than the GDP of 166 countries, and more than 1 billion people. It's all concentrated in one apartment, too:



To learn more about the history of the wealthy including their historical impact on society and housing read this book from Michael Gross House of Outrageous Fortune: Fifteen Central Park West, the World's Most Powerful Address