Inequality in the 21st Century: a day long engagement with Thomas Piketty
11th May 2015, Old Theatre, LSE
A day-long seminar with Thomas Piketty, whose Capital in the Twenty-First Century has been of global significance in shaping debates about inequality across the globe. The workshop will be hosted by LSE's new International Inequalities Institute with the Department of Sociology at LSE and the British Journal of Sociology, which ran a special issue of reviews on Piketty’s book, several of the contributors to which will be involved in these discussions.
There will be four sessions, and the event is free but will require registration. All places are now reserved - people may queue on the day for any unallocated seats, but please be aware we cannot guarantee a place to anyone who has not already registered. Please bring your reservation confirmation with you on the day.
Please follow link above to the draft programme, and watch this space for updates. See event poster (PDF).