Wealth concentration and the future of capitalism
Economy Thomas Piketty’s book ”Capital in the 21st Century” is trying to answer basic questions regarding our economic system, particularly concerning the accumulation and distribution of wealth. Piketty’s thesis is that without political intervention, wealth and income differences will increase inexorably.
Seminar in Almedalen, Visby
Thomas Piketty is a leading economist. He was born in 1970 and is Professor at the Paris School of Economics.
Thomas Piketty, Professor, Paris School of Economics.
Comments by: Ola Pettersson, Chief Economist, The Swedish Trade Union Confederation.
Date and time: Monday 30 June hrs 17.15-18.45
Venue: Kongresshallen Wisby, Wisby Strand
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