Piketty defines Economics

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2015/jun/25/practical-vision-more-equal-society/

‘Toward a New Radical Reformism

Anthony Atkinson occupies a unique place among economists. During the past half-century, in defiance of prevailing trends, he managed to place the question of inequality at the center of his work while demonstrating that economics is first and foremost a social and moral science. In his new book, Inequality: What Can Be Done?—more personal than his previous ones and wholly focused on a plan of action—he provides us with the broad outlines of a new radical reformism.’

 ‘…while demonstrating that economics is first and foremost a social and moral science.’

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