Leading Minds – The Business of an Unequal Economy
With Thomas Piketty, Professor of Economics, Paris School of Economics
What impact has Thomas Piketty’s controversial book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, had on business leaders and policy makers? His argument focused on the problems caused by the inequality of capital and the wealth gap that has widened for the past 40 years. At the same time, business and wealthy individuals have increased philanthropic activity. Is it enough? What should the corporate response to Piketty’s challenge be?
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