” ‘Das Kapital,’ I think, is very difficult to read, and for me, it was not very influential. “


” Economists tend to think they are much, much smarter than historians, than everybody. And this is a bit too much because at the end of the day, we don’t know very much in economics. “


” Yeah, I am in favor of migration. But I am also in favor of education. But at the same time, I am in favor of progressive taxation. I think we need all of this. I think we don’t have to choose one. “


” I think inequality is fine, as long as it is in the common interest. The problem is when it gets so extreme, when it becomes excessive. “



All 4 Thomas Piketty Quotes about Think in picture



Economists tend to think they are much, much smarter than historians, than everybody. And this is a bit too much because at the end of the day, we don


Yeah, I am in favor of migration. But I am also in favor of education. But at the same time, I am in favor of progressive taxation. I think we need all of this. I think we don
I think inequality is fine, as long as it is in the common interest. The problem is when it gets so extreme, when it becomes excessive.
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