Economics in the Harry Potter world is weird, not least because there's a single bank controlling all the money.

But who has (or needs) the biggest chamber at Gringotts? Who is the richest wizard?

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    if "Wit beyond measure is a man's greatest treasure" then that changes the math a bit ;)
    – NKCampbell
    Aug 15, 2019 at 20:20
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    Nicolas Flamel has philosopher's stone, it can turn lead to gold.
    – Oni
    Aug 15, 2019 at 22:20
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    I don't see this as especially broad or unclear. A single twit from JKR would answer it handily ("X is the richest wizard in the world"), for example.
    – Valorum
    Aug 15, 2019 at 22:53
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    @DavidW if I have a pile of money and you own all of Wales, then I have Wealth, but you have Waleth. Aug 16, 2019 at 20:44
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    What if the real treasure is love?
    – Valorum
    Sep 13, 2019 at 8:03


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