Culture

2015 Mar 06

Thomas Piketty: Capital in the Twenty-First Century

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Ames Courthouse, Austin Hall, Harvard Law School

Seminar on Exclusion and Inclusion in Europe presentation by Thomas Piketty (Univ. of Paris).

This special event will feature prominent scholars engaging Professor Piketty in debate about his bestseller, Capital in the Twenty-First Century.

Capital in the Twenty-First Century shows that modern economic growth and the diffusion of knowledge have allowed us to avoid inequalities on the apocalyptic scale predicted by Karl Marx. But...

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Worlds of Worth: Cultural Processes of Inequality

Worlds of Worth: Cultural Processes of Inequality

January 22, 2015

On June 4 to 6, 2014, Michèle Lamont delivered the Adorno Lectures on the topic of Worlds of Worth: Cultural Processes of Inequality, at the Institut für Sozialforschung at the Johannes Wolfgang Goethe Universität in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. She will be conférencière invitée sur chaire d’Etat at the Collège de France in May 2015, where she will deliver these same lectures over four weeks. These lectures (in preparation for publication in German, French and English) offer an overview of her far-reaching research agenda.... Read more about Worlds of Worth: Cultural Processes of Inequality

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