Economist Thomas Piketty has the honor of being the author of one of the least-read bestsellers of recent times. In this illuminating lecture, Piketty efficiently summarizes the main themes of his 700-page masterwork and makes them easily accessible for a general audience. getAbstract recommends this oration to all those daunted by Piketty’s book but nonetheless intrigued by what the data say about wealth concentration and income inequality through the ages.
About the Speaker
Economist and professor Thomas Piketty is best known for his 2014 book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century.