Financial Times versus Piketty: round 2 *ding*

Posted: 2014/05/28 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Links/Articles/Video
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The Financial Times launched a strong critique of Thomas Piketty’s influential Capital in the Twenty-First Century but this is overall a nitpicking disingenuous apology for the 1% (no surprise):



  1. Somnath Sen says:

    The best answer to the FT critique at the journalistic level is:
    Of course, Piketty’s data is based on research done with Tony Atkinson, one of the most respected economist in the UK, so I would rather believe my fellow academics than a trivial FT blog.


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