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Travaux récents/Recent work

June 2024


Liste des publications/list of publications

Présentations récentes/Recent presentations

Une histoire du conflit politique. Elections et inégalités sociales en France 1789-2022 (avec J. Cagé, Ed. du Seuil, 2023) (Données, graphiques et annexes) (forthcomming, Harvard University Press, 2025)

Towards Tax Justice and Wealth Redistribution in India: Proposals Based On Latest Inequality Estimates (with N. Bharti, L. Chancel, A. Sonmanchi) (WIL Issue Brief 2024/01) (Economic & Political Weekly, 2024)

Income and Wealth Inequality in India 1922-2023: the Rise of the Billionaire Raj (with N. Bharti, L. Chancel, A. Sonmanchi) (WIL WP 2024/09)

A Brief History of Equality (Harvard University Press, 2022)

Mesurer le racisme, vaincre les discriminations (Ed. du Seuil, 2022)

Rethinking Capital and Wealth Taxation, Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2023 (with E. Saez, G. Zucman) (WIL WP 2022/18)

Brahmin Left vs Merchant Right: Changing Political Cleavages in 21 Western Democracies 1948-2020, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2022 (with A. Gethin, C. Martinez-Toledano) (WID WP 2021/15)

World Inequality Report 2022 (co-edited with L. Chancel, E. Saez, G. Zucman, WIL 2021) (Online version)

Global Income Inequality 1820-2020: The Persistence and Mutation of Extreme Inequality, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2021 (with L. Chancel) (WID WP 2021/19)

Une brève histoire de l'égalité (Ed. du Seuil, 2021)

Clivages politiques et inégalités sociales. Une étude de 50 démocraties (1948-2020) (co-dirigé avec A. Gethin et C. Martinez-Toledano, EHESS/Gallimard/Seuil, 2021)

Political cleavages and social inequalities. A study of 50 democracies (1948-2020) (co-edited with A. Gethin and C. Martinez-Toledano, HUP 2021)

World Political Clevages and Inequality Database (2021)

Capital et idéologie (Ed. du Seuil, 2019) (Capital and ideology, HUP, 2020)

Vivement le socialisme! Chroniques 2016-2020 (Ed. du Seuil, 2020)

Income and Wealth Inequality in Hong Kong 1981-2020: The Rise of Pluto-Communism? (with L. Yang, WID WP 2022/10)

Twenty Years and Counting: Thoughts About Measuring the Upper Tail (with E. Saez, G. Zucman) (Journal of Economic Inequality, 2022)

Political Cleavages and Social Inequalities in Algeria, Iraq, and Turkey 1990-2019 (with L. Assouad, A. Gethin, J.-N. Uraz, WID WP 2021/12)

Political Conflict, Social Inequality and Electoral Cleavages in Central-Eastern Europe (with A. Lindner, F. Novokmet, T. Zawisza, WID WP 2020/25)

Predistribution vs Redistribution: Evidence from France and the US (with A. Bozio, B. Garbinti, J. Goupille-Lebret, M. Guillot, WID WP 2020/22) (American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 2024)

Distributional National Accounts Guidelines: Methods and Concepts used in the World Inequality Database (WIL, 2020)

Social Inequalities and the Politicization of Ethnic Cleavages in Botswana, Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal 1999-2019 (with J. Baleyte, A. Gethin, Y. Govind, WP 2020/18)

Inequality under Colonial Rule: Evidence from French Algeria, Cameroon, Tunisia, Vietnam and comparisons with British colonies 1920-1960 (with F. Alvaredo & D. Cogneau, WP 2020/14) (Journal of Development Economics, forthcoming, 2021)

Electoral Cleavages and Socioeconomic Inequality in Germany 1949-2017 (with F. Kosse, WID.word WP 2020/15)

Social Inequality and the Dynamics of Political and Ethnolinguistic Divides in Pakistan 1970-2018 (with A. Gethin, S. Mehmood, WP 2020/16)

Inequality and Redistribution in France 1990-2018: Evidence from Post-tax Distributive National Accounts (DINA) (with A. Bozio, B. Garbinti, J. Goupille-Lebret, M. Guillot, T. Piketty, WP 2018/10)

Brahmin Left vs Merchant Right: Rising Inequality and the Changing Structure of Political Conflict. Evidence from France, Britain and the US 1948-2017 ( WP 2018/7, Presentation slides, Data Appendix)

The End of Rentiers: Paris 1842-1957 (with G. Postel-Vinay, J.L. Rosenthal, WP 2018/1, Data Appendix)

Autres publications/Other publications