Piketty’s Game of Thrones for intellectuals

Jedediah Purdy at The Daily Beasts puts forth some great questions about economy post-Piketty. Are these the best questions? This seems relevantly pointy:

Much as Occupy Wall Street set loose political arguments about inequality that had been banned as “class warfare,” Piketty has given walking-around money to everyone who has the sense that We Need to Talk about the Economy.

I’m going to call our economy, hmm, Neoausten? {cracking myself up}. Sunday was my birthday. So. Neoausten it is.


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