05 December 2017
The Contradictions of Capital in the 21st Century
Pat Hudson and Keith Tribe
2016, Agenda Publishing, 240 pages,
Reviewer: Bridget Rosewell, Senior Partner, Volterra
This volume of essays starts from the premise that Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century is a wonderful book, challenging both theory and measurement. Nonetheless, every author is highly critical either of its concepts, its measurement techniques, its policy prescriptions or indeed all of these.
On the conceptual side, almost all of the authors point out that capital and wealth…
Members can view the full content. Login here.