Illusions in Paris

“A tone of genuine puzzlement always seems to accompany terrorist attacks in the centers of Western power.” wrote Teju Cole in his January 9th column for The New Yorker. “Unmournable Bodies” lamented how Western culture celebrated the nobility of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo … Continue reading

This Emperor Has No Clothes: Picketty & Reality Economics

ISBN 978-0674430006. “Capital in the Twenty-First Century” by Thomas Piketty was published by Harvard University Press in 2014. Here it is – the book that everyone seems to know about. A book so important that it has spawned its own … Continue reading