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Thomas Piketty

Thomas Piketty

Thomas Piketty is a French economist and the author of the best-selling book, Capital in the 21st Century.

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A US Tax on Wealth Is Long Overdue

Between 1930 and 1980, the rate applied on the highest incomes was on average 81 percent, and the rate applied to the highest inherited estates was 74 percent. Clearly this did not destroy American capitalism.

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