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Thomas Piketty

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August 2017From Soviets to Oligarchs: Inequality and Property in Russia, 1905-2016
with Filip Novokmet, Gabriel Zucman: w23712
April 2017Capital Accumulation, Private Property and Rising Inequality in China, 1978-2015
with Li Yang, Gabriel Zucman: w23368
February 2017Global Inequality Dynamics: New Findings from WID.world
with Facundo Alvaredo, Lucas Chancel, Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman: w23119

Published: Facundo Alvaredo & Lucas Chancel & Thomas Piketty & Emmanuel Saez & Gabriel Zucman, 2017. "Global Inequality Dynamics: New Findings from WID.world," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 107(5), pages 404-409, May. citation courtesy of

December 2016Distributional National Accounts: Methods and Estimates for the United States
with Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman: w22945
May 2013The Top 1 Percent in International and Historical Perspective
with Facundo Alvaredo, Anthony B. Atkinson, Emmanuel Saez: w19075

Published: Facundo Alvaredo & Anthony B. Atkinson & Thomas Piketty & Emmanuel Saez, 2013. "The Top 1 Percent in International and Historical Perspective," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 27(3), pages 3-20, Summer. citation courtesy of

November 2012Optimal Labor Income Taxation
with Emmanuel Saez: w18521

Published: Handbook of Public Economics Volume 5, 2013, Pages 391–474 handbook of public economics, vol. 5 Cover image Chapter 7 – Optimal Labor Income Taxation Thomas Piketty*, , Emmanuel Saez†, ‡,

April 2012A Theory of Optimal Capital Taxation
with Emmanuel Saez: w17989

Published: "A Theory of Optimal Inheritance Taxation" with Thomas Piketty, Econometrica 81(5), 2013, 1851-1886 (longer version "A Theory of Optimal Capital Taxation", NBER Working Paper No. 17989, April 2012) (Slides) (excel file) (Data and Programs)

November 2011Optimal Taxation of Top Labor Incomes: A Tale of Three Elasticities
with Emmanuel Saez, Stefanie Stantcheva: w17616

Published: Thomas Piketty & Emmanuel Saez & Stefanie Stantcheva, 2014. "Optimal Taxation of Top Labor Incomes: A Tale of Three Elasticities," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 6(1), pages 230-71, February. citation courtesy of

October 2009Top Incomes in the Long Run of History
with Anthony B. Atkinson, Emmanuel Saez: w15408

Published: Anthony B. Atkinson & Thomas Piketty & Emmanuel Saez, 2011. "Top Incomes in the Long Run of History," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 49(1), pages 3-71, March. citation courtesy of

August 2006How Progressive is the U.S. Federal Tax System? A Historical and International Perspective
with Emmanuel Saez: w12404

Published: Thomas Piketty & Emmanuel Saez, 2007. "How Progressive is the U.S. Federal Tax System? A Historical and International Perspective," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 21(1), pages 3-24, Winter. citation courtesy of

January 2006The Evolution of Top Incomes: A Historical and International Perspective
with Emmanuel Saez: w11955

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September 2001Income Inequality in the United States, 1913-1998 (series updated to 2000 available)
with Emmanuel Saez: w8467

Published: Piketty, Thomas and Emmanuel Saez. "Income Inequality In The United States, 1913-1998," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, v118(1,Feb), 1-39.

 
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