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Capital in the twenty-first century /

Piketty analyzes a unique collection of data from twenty countries, ranging as far back as the eighteenth century, to uncover key economic and social patterns and shows that modern economic growth and the diffusion of knowledge have allowed us to avoid inequalities. He argues, however, that the... Full description

Main Author: Piketty, Thomas, 1971-
Other Authors: Goldhammer, Arthur,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014
Contents: Income and output -- Growth : illusions and realities -- The metamorphoses of capital -- From old Europe to the new world -- The long-run capital/income ratio -- Capital's share vs. labor's share in the twenty-first century -- Inequality and concentration : an initial orientation -- The two worlds -- Inequality in the income from labor -- Inequality in the ownership of capital -- Merit and inheritance in the long run -- Global inequality of wealth in the twenty-first century -- A social state for the twenty-first century -- Rethinking the progressive income tax -- A global tax on capital -- The question of the public debt.
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Ripon Adult New Nonfiction--Local Hold 332.041 Piketty Due: 08/04/2014
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