Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Harvard University Press, 14 ago 2017 - 816 pagine
The main driver of inequality—returns on capital that exceed the rate of economic growth—is again threatening to generate extreme discontent and undermine democratic values. Thomas Piketty’s findings in this ambitious, original, rigorous work will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about wealth and inequality.
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In addition, the high growth rates observed in all the developed countries in the
post–World War II period were a ... The sharp reduction in income inequality that
we observe in almost all the rich countries between 1914 and 1945 was due ...
See Thomas Piketty and Gabriel Zucman, “Capital Is Back: Wealth-Income Ratios
in Rich Countries, 1700–2010” (Paris: École d'économie de Paris, 2013). 32. See
esp. Raymond Goldsmith, Comparative National Balance Sheets: A Study of ...
By adopting the modes of production of the rich countries and acquiring skills
comparable to those found elsewhere, the less developed countries have leapt
forward in productivity and increased their national incomes. The technological ...
When it comes to studying the capital/income ratio and capital-labor split in Part
Two, the absence of adequate historical data will force me to focus primarily on
the wealthy countries and proceed by extrapolation to poor and emerging ...
Chapter 4 introduces the German case and above all looks at the United States,
which serves as a useful complement to the European prism. Finally, Chapters 5
and 6 attempt to extend the analysis to all the rich countries of the world and, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - willszal - LibraryThing
I remember being in a book shop in San Francisco when “Capital in the 21st Century” was first published in 2014. It couldn’t have been more timely, following on the heels of Occupy Wall Street and the ... Leggi recensione completa
LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - DLMorrese - LibraryThing
There's a lot of good data here, and some excellent recommendations, but.... Like a lot of economics books, this one is pretty dry. The first 300 pages tend to belabor the obvious, repeating the same ... Leggi recensione completa