CEPR - Bank of England Event

Capital in the 21st Century

The Bank of England 
Friday 19 December 2014
Programme (pdf)

Chair: Andy Haldane (Bank of England)

  • Where Has Modern Equality Come From? Lucky vs. Smart Paths in Economic History Peter Lindert (University of California at Davis)

  • Growth Jaume Ventura (CREI and Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, and CEPR)

  • Inequality in Earnings and Human Capital: When does it Start? Intergenerational transmission of inequality Orazio Attanasio (University College London and CEPR)

  • Political Economy Implications Tim Besley (London School of Economics and Political Science and CEPR)

  • Responses from Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics and CEPR)