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The Resource Capital in the twenty-first century, Thomas Piketty ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Capital in the twenty-first century, Thomas Piketty ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Label
Capital in the twenty-first century
Title
Capital in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Piketty ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Questions about the long-term evolution of inequality, the concentration of wealth, and the prospects for economic growth lie at the heart of political economy. But satisfactory answers have been hard to find for lack of adequate data and clear guiding theories. In this title, Thomas Piketty analyzes a unique collection of data from twenty countries, ranging as far back as the 18th century, to uncover key economic and social patterns
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1971-
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Piketty, Thomas
Dewey number
  • 332'.041
  • 332.041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Goldhammer, Arthur
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  • Capital
  • Income distribution
  • Wealth
  • Labor economics
  • Finance and Accounting
Target audience
specialized
Label
Capital in the twenty-first century, Thomas Piketty ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780674430006
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 685 pages
Isbn
9780674430006
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Capital in the twenty-first century, Thomas Piketty ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780674430006
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 685 pages
Isbn
9780674430006
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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