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Debating Piketty’s theories on ‘Capital’ and inequality

Clip: Season 2014 | 10m 10s

In "Capital," French economist Thomas Piketty explores how wealth and the income derived from it magnifies the problems of inequality. Gwen Ifill gets debate on his data and conclusions from Heather Boushey of Washington Center for Equitable Growth and Kevin Hassett of American Enterprise Institute.

Aired: 05/13/14

Rating: NR

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