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Piketty in a Page: Capital in the 21st Century by Thomas Piketty File Compression

Given Thomas Piketty’s fine and best selling economics book Capital in the 21st Century is long and many have struggled to read it, after reading it myself last summer, and at the request of friends who didn’t, I created a … Continue reading

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Wealth Inequality in America a Social Psychology Experiment by Dan Ariely

I like this piece by Dan Ariely on an experiment he performed on Americans of every social class/income level: See original blog at http://danariely.com/2010/09/30/wealth-inequality/ Perform the following thought experiment. Remove yourself for a moment from your present socioeconomic circumstances and imagine … Continue reading

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