This week’s topic has definitely shifted my views on what rich people can do. I had the exact same thought as Prof. Chan that if I could become rich, I would be able to make a positive environmental impact. However, I’ve come to realize that it’s more nuanced than that. There are reasons why rich people are rich, and it’s because there are loopholes that they can take advantage of. That is why I believe that big companies should be more transparent with what they do with the “donations” they state to make. I envision a world where rich people can provide more solutions than just throwing money left and right — evading further taxes. My solution to this would be that instead of having big businesses evade taxes through donating, they are rewarded by investing in solutions that the government oversees. If let’s say the government see’s an actual benefit to their solution, then the government can match up to a certain percen
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