Thomas Piketty

‘The letter of protest to the Guardian from 79 left-wing economists might indicate that the Keynesians are losing the argument’

Has the fashionable French economist thought through his radical proposals? Crunch the numbers and you see the damage they’d do

50 years of Communism have left Cuba poorer than ever

Piketty’s commitment to rational informed debate is laudable, but his remedies for inequality are not