Thomas Piketty Harvard. Watch the Trailer View the Schedule and Buy Tickets Thomas Piketty whose Capital in the Twenty-First Century pushed inequality to the forefront of public debatewrote The Economics of Inequality as an introduction to the conceptual and factual background necessary for interpreting changes in economic inequality over time. Capital in the Twenty-First Century French.
It was initially published in French as Le Capital au XXIe siècle in August 2013. Why hasnt democracy slowed rising inequality. Though its best-seller status was a surprise probably even to its author it has the ingredients that foster wide appeal.
Thomas Pikettys Capital in the Twenty-First Century showed that capitalism left to itself generates deepening inequality.
Cover introduction and chapter 1 presentation slides video and media version française english version other translations debates This page includes the following material. Thomas Piketty joined the London School of Economics LSE in 2015 as the distinguished Centennial Professor. Why hasnt democracy slowed rising inequality. Photo Joel SagetAFP via Getty Images Thomas Piketty is Professor at.