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On a recent U.S. press tour for his bestselling book "Capital," French economist Thomas Piketty spoke to standing-room-only crowds about his examination of ...

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In "Capital," French economist Thomas Piketty explores how wealth and the income derived from it magnifies the problems of inequality. Gwen Ifill gets debate ...

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Before Pope Francis and Barack Obama declared inequality the defining issue of our time, French economist Thomas Piketty exploded the bestseller lists with a ...

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The growing income gap between rich and poor is a hot topic right now. As a result, the writings of French economist Thomas Piketty on inequality have hit a ...

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French economist Thomas Piketty caused a sensation in early 2014 with his book on a simple, brutal formula explaining economic inequality: r is greater than g ...

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Our Policy Editor Chris Cook tells you everything you need to know about Thomas Piketty's landmark book on inequality: Capital in the twenty-first century.

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"Every now and then, the field of economics produces an important book; this is one of them," writes Tyler Cowen in his Foreign Affairs review of Thomas ...

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French economist Thomas Piketty argues for a new taxation system that empowers people who are not born into wealth.Sign up for Snowmail, your daily ...

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The HuffPost Live interview with economist Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the 21st Century, and Senator Elizabeth Warren, author of A Fighting Chance, ...

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June 2 (Bloomberg) -- French economist Thomas Piketty discusses his book "Capital in the 21st Century" and his next career move on Bloomberg Television's ...

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Enroll now in our free online course on poverty and inequality in the United States: thepovertycourse.lagunita.stanford.edu.

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Full video here http://www.cnbc.com/id/101722643 2 Jun 2014 "Fed-induced wealth effect raw deal for 99%: Piketty" Jump-starting economic growth has relied ...

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Thomas Piketty, Director of Studies at the Ecole des Hautes √Čtudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) and professor at the Paris School of Economics, gave the ...

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The visit of a famous French economist has sparked soul searching around the high levels of inequality in South Africa. The so-called 'rockstar' economist, ...

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The French economist Thomas Piketty's book on the future of inequality is the buzz of the economics world this season. Now President Obama's chief economist ...

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This week, the book of the week is The Economics of Inequality by Thomas Piketty. Verdict: this book is not necessarily the best starting point if you are interested ...

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Economist Michael Hudson discusses the popularity of French economist Thomas Picketty's recent book and says his work fails to link the financialization of the ...

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After Piketty

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty is the most widely discussed work of economics in recent history. (Piketty gave a major talk at the Graduate ...

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Rising Inequality and the Changing Structure of Political Conflict The Inaugural James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Lecture in Economic Inequality Thomas Piketty ...

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