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The inherent vice of capitalism underpins the value of Thomas Piketty

By Kevin Albertson, Manchester Metropolitan University Few economics books have caused quite the stir which accompanied the release of the English version of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty First Century. And there can be few who are not familiar with the basic tenor of its argument. In short, it…

Paul Krugman slams the ‘parade of billionaires whining’ because people are criticizing them

Economist Paul Krugman recently joined Bill to talk about the new academic book rocking the best-seller lists: Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century. In this clip, Krugman says that our debates on income inequality, and how to combat……