piketty - The New School SCEPA

Taylor builds a model of growth and income distribution that shows Piketty's gloomy prediction of an ever greater share of income going to the rich to be far from inevitable.

This note reviews Piketty's argument, which relies on a non-standard definition of capital stock.

Thomas Piketty, leading economist and best-selling author of "Capital in the Twenty-First Century," shares his view on what it means to be an economist at The New School.

In conversation with INET’s Lynn Parramore, New School Economics Professor Lance Taylor breaks down what’s wrong with the current debate on inequality and what to do about it.