Jay Gould (1836-1892, Charles T. Hinde (1832-1915), Andrew Mellon (1855-1937) and Charles Schwab (1862-1939) were all accused of being what?

Answer: ‘Robber barons’. The derogatory term was applied to an elite group of American capitalists who often used questionable practices and collusion to grow their wealth.

Source: White-Collar and Corporate Crime by Lawrence M. Salinger

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