Thomas Piketty’s bok «Capital» er den store snakkisen om dagen. Se videoen som forklarer hvorfor Piketty vil innføre en global skatt.
The central thesis is that wealth will accumulate if the rate of return on capital is greater than the rate of economic growth. Over the long term, Piketty argues, this will lead to the concentration of wealth and economic instability. Piketty proposes a global system of progressive tax and transfer to help create greater equality and avoid the vast majority of wealth coming under the control of a tiny minority.