Friday, Mar 30, 2018 4:00p -
Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School
79 JFK St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Lectures & Conferences, University
Join Thomas Piketty as he explores the relationship between rising inequality and changing structures of political conflict, from class-based to identity-based. Why hasn’t democracy slowed rising inequality? He will present new findings from the recently-released World Inequality Report 2018 and his latest work on changing political cleavages to answer this question.
Rising Inequality and the Changing Structure of Political Conflict
The inaugural James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Lecture in Economic Inequality
Professor at EHESS and the Paris School of Economics.
Author of the international best-seller, 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century'
Douglas Elmendorf (Moderator)
Dean, Harvard Kennedy School
Don K. Price Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
More Information & Live Stream -> http://iop.harvard.edu/forum/thomas-piketty
*Please Note: Floor seats will be reserved for Harvard ID holders. All seating is available on a first-arrive basis. Doors will close when capacity is reached.