Global Inequality: New Findings from the World Inequality Report

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World Inequality Report 2018Lucas Chancel
Co-Director of the World Inequality Lab, Paris School of Economics.

Dani Rodrik
Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Friday, September 7, 2018
Harvard Kennedy School

A presentation and discussion of  the World Inequality Report 2018, edited by Facundo Alvaredo, Lucas Chancel, Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Gabriel Zucman (Harvard University Press, 2018).

Lucas ChancelLucas Chancel of the World Inequality Lab
Dani RodrikLucas Chancel

About the speakers

Lucas Chancel is Co-Director of the World Inequality Lab at the Paris School of Economics (PSE), and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI). He teaches at Sciences Po Paris. 

Insoutenables inegalites, by Lucas ChancelHe is the author of Insoutenables inégalités. Pour une justice sociale et environnementale, which explores the interactions between social and environmental inequalities. Currently available in French from Les Petits Matins, it will published in English by Harvard University Press in 2019.

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Dani Rodrik is the Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at Harvard Kennedy School. He iis an economist whose research covers globalization, economic growth and development, and political economy.

He is  currently President-Elect of the International Economic Association. His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy (2017).

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