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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 middle class is shrinking in many Western democracies and an increasing number of families are unable to save any money. Thomas Piketty's "Capital in ...

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In France, the parliament has voted through a programme to increase taxes on the rich. They now face a rise in wealth tax as well as a tightening of inheritance ...

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Rebel, radical,and even rock star - words not usually associated with economists, but they do seem to stick to Frenchman Thomas Piketty, who shot to fame with ...

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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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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 has a new book exploring the history of income inequality around the world. He thinks the U.S. tax code can be more ...

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Inequality in America has risen since the 1980s but robust democratic institutions can turn this trend around. Thomas Piketty's latest book is "Capital in the ...

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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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Economist Thomas Piketty talks rising income inequality, extreme executive pay, and the future of unions while discussing his bestseller 'Capital in the ...

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The world is more unequal than ever before, says Thomas Piketty, whose book Capital in the Twenty-First Century created a global sensation. In an exclusive ...

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Baker Wright Group's Crystal Wright on the minimum wage fight and income inequality in the U.S. Watch Stuart Varney talk about Taxes on Varney.

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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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Thomas Piketty, considered the most influential economist in the world, says a tax on the country's wealthy would help shift inequality and poverty, which was not ...

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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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Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN The stereotype is true: French ...

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High income earners and large corporates are set to pay higher taxes if the newly published income tax bill published by the national treasury is passed into law.

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Few modern day economists have captured the imagination in the manner in which Thomas Piketty has with his seminal work on inequality 'Capital In The 21st ...

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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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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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