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Working Papers

2017

  1. Accounting for Wealth Inequality Dynamics: Methods, Estimates and Simulations for France (1800-2014)
    Working papers, Banque de France Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2017) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Capital Accumulation, Private Property and Rising Inequality in China, 1978-2015
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. From Soviets to Oligarchs: Inequality and Property in Russia, 1905-2016
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Global Inequality Dynamics: New Findings from WID.world
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2017)
  5. On the Share of Inheritance in Aggregate Wealth: Europe and the USA, 1900–2010
    Post-Print, HAL
    Also in Post-Print, HAL (2017)
  6. Pour un traité de démocratisation de l'Europe
    Post-Print, HAL

2016

  1. Aux urnes citoyens ! Chroniques 2012-2016
    Post-Print, HAL
  2. Distributional National Accounts: Methods and Estimates for the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)

2015

  1. About Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  2. Capital, Inequality and Justice: Reflections on Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL
    See also Journal Article in Basic Income Studies (2015)
  3. Les métamorphoses du capital. Réflexions autour du Capital au XXIe siècle
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL
    Also in Sciences Po publications, Sciences Po (2015) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Revue de l'OFCE (2015)
  4. Putting Distribution Back at the Center of Economics: Reflections on "Capital in the Twenty-First Century"
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2015)
  5. Vers une économie politique et historique. Réflexions sur le capital au XXIe siècle
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL
  6. Wealth and Inheritance in the Long Run
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (38)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (7)

2014

  1. Capital in the Twenty-First Century: a multidimensional approach to the history of capital and social classes
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (1)
  2. Capital is Back: Wealth-Income Ratios in Rich Countries 1700–2010
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (119)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2014) Downloads View citations (69)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (57)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2014)
  3. France: How taxation can increase inequality
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (1)
    Also in Post-Print, HAL (2014) View citations (2)
  4. Inequality in the long run
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (36)
  5. Inherited vs self-made wealth: Theory & evidence from a rentier society (Paris 1872-1927)
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2014)
  6. Measuring Top Incomes and lnequality in the Middle East: Data Limitations and Illustration with the Case of Egypt
    Working Papers, Economic Research Forum Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (1)
  7. Optimal Taxation of Top Labor Incomes: A Tale of Three Elasticities
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (75)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (32)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (36)
    2012 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2014)

2013

  1. A Theory of Optimal Inheritance Taxation
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (32)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2013)
  2. GINI Country Report: Growing Inequalities and their Impacts in France
    GINI Country Reports, AIAS, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Le capital au 21e siècle
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (5)
  4. Le capital au XXIe siècle
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (38)
  5. Optimal Labor Income Taxation
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (16)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (7)
  6. Optimal Taxation of Labor Income
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (1)
  7. Pourquoi les rémunérations des dirigeants ont-elles explosé ?
    Post-Print, HAL
  8. Should We Make the Richest Pay to Meet Fiscal Adjustment Needs?
    Post-Print, HAL
  9. The Top 1 Percent in International and Historical Perspective
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (104)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2013)
  10. The Top 1% in International and Historical Perspective
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (8)
  11. Top Incomes and the Great Recession: Recent Evolutions and Policy Implications
    PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique", HAL View citations (24)
    See also Journal Article in IMF Economic Review (2013)

2012

  1. A Theory of Optimal Capital Taxation
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Peut-on sauver l'Europe ?
    Post-Print, HAL

2011

  1. Inherited vs Self-Made Wealth: Theory & Evidence from a Rentier Society (Paris 1872-1937)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Inherited vs Self-Made Wealth: Theory and Evidence from a Rentier Society (Paris 1872-1937)
    PSE Working Papers, HAL Downloads View citations (1)
  3. On the Long-Run Evolution of Inheritance: France 1820-2050
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (26)
    Also in PSE Working Papers, HAL (2010) Downloads View citations (4)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2011)
  4. Penser la fiscalité du xxie siècle
    Post-Print, HAL
  5. Pour une révolution fiscale: un impôt sur le revenu pour le XXIe siècle
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (5)
  6. Top Incomes in the Long Run of History
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (350)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2011)

2010

  1. Top Incomes: A Global Perspective
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (72)

2009

  1. Income Inequality and Progressive Income Taxation in China and India, 1986-2015
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (7)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2006) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2009)
  2. Wealth taxation in the 21st century: A personal view
    Post-Print, HAL

2007

  1. How progressive is the US federal tax system? A historical and international perspective
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (44)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2006) Downloads View citations (5)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2007)
  2. Top incomes over the twentieth century: A contrast between continental european and english-speaking countries
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (86)

2006

  1. Fiscalité et redistribution sociale dans la France du 20e siècle
    Post-Print, HAL
  2. L'impact de la taille des classes sur la réussite scolaire dans les écoles, collèges et lycées français - Estimations à partir du panel primaire 1997 et du panel secondaire 1995
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (1)
  3. The Evolution of Top Incomes: A Historical and International Perspective
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (133)
    Also in Post-Print, HAL (2006) View citations (33)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2006)
  4. Wealth concentration ina developing economy: Paris and France, 1807-1994
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (10)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2004) Downloads View citations (24)
    Research Unit Working Papers, Laboratoire d'Economie Appliquee, INRA (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2006)

2005

  1. Income and Wealth Concentration in Switzerland Over the 20th Century
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (15)
  2. L'impact de l'allocation parentale d'éducation sur l'activité féminine et la fécondité en France, 1982-2002
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (2)
  3. Rapport sur la faisabilité d'un impôt sur le capital
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Docweb), CEPREMAP Downloads
  4. Top Indian incomes, 1922-2000
    Post-Print, HAL View citations (20)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2004) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in World Bank Economic Review (2005)
  5. Top income sares in the long run: An overview
    Post-Print, HAL
    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2005)

2003

  1. L'impact de l'allocation parentale d'éducation sur l'activité féminine et la fécondité
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP Downloads
  2. The Impact of Divorce on School Performance: Evidence from France, 1968-2002
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. Top Indian Incomes, 1956-2000
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Income Inequality in France 1901-98
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Income Inequality in the United States, 1913-1998 (series updated to 2000 available)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. Attitudes toward income inequality in France: Do people really disagree?
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP Downloads
  2. Dualism and Macroeconomic Volatility
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (172)
    Also in CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP (1997) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1999)

1998

  1. Les hauts revenus face aux modifications des taux marginaux supérieurs de l'impôt sur le revenu en France: 1970-1996
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Économie et Prévision (1999)

1997

  1. L'élasticité de la transition non-emploi-emploi
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP Downloads

1996

  1. Mobilité économique et attitudes politiques face à la redistribution
    CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange), CEPREMAP Downloads

1994

  1. Social Mobility and Redistributive Politics
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1995)

1993

  1. Dynamic Voting Equilibrium, Political Consevatism and Income Redistribution
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure)
  2. Social Mobility & Corporate Development
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics

1992

  1. Imperfect Capital Markets and Persistence of Initial Wealth Inequalities
    STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (1992) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Implementation of First-Best Allocations via Generalized Schedules
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Global Inequality Dynamics: New Findings from WID.world
    American Economic Review, 2017, 107, (5), 404-09 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2015

  1. A Historical Approach to Property, Inequality and Debt: Reflections on Capital in the 21st Century
    CESifo Forum, 2015, 16, (1), 40-49 Downloads
  2. About Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 48-53 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  3. Capital and Wealth Taxation in the 21st Century
    National Tax Journal, 2015, 68, (2), 449-458 Downloads
  4. Capital in the 21st century
    Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin, 2015, 55, (1), 36-46 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Capital, Inequality and Justice: Reflections on Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    Basic Income Studies, 2015, 10, (1), 141-156 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  6. Les métamorphoses du capital. Réflexions autour du Capital au XXI e siècle
    Revue de l'OFCE, 2015, N° 137, (1), 9-29 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  7. Putting Distribution Back at the Center of Economics: Reflections on Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2015, 29, (1), 67-88 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Capital is Back: Wealth-Income Ratios in Rich Countries 1700–2010
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2014, 129, (3), 1255-1310 Downloads View citations (107)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Inherited vs self-made wealth: Theory & evidence from a rentier society (Paris 1872–1927)
    Explorations in Economic History, 2014, 51, (C), 21-40 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Optimal Taxation of Top Labor Incomes: A Tale of Three Elasticities
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2014, 6, (1), 230-71 Downloads View citations (91)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  4. Éléments de réponse à Gaël Giraud
    Revue française de socio-Economie, 2014, n° 13, (1), 295-296 Downloads

2013

  1. A Theory of Optimal Inheritance Taxation
    Econometrica, 2013, 81, (5), 1851-1886 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. The Top 1 Percent in International and Historical Perspective
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2013, 27, (3), 3-20 Downloads View citations (101)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. Top Incomes and the Great Recession: Recent Evolutions and Policy Implications
    IMF Economic Review, 2013, 61, (3), 456-478 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Commentaire de l'article d'Henri Sterdyniak. « Lecture critique de l'ouvrage pour une révolution fiscale »
    Revue de l'OFCE, 2012, n° 122, (3), 145-151 Downloads

2011

  1. On the Long-Run Evolution of Inheritance: France 1820--2050
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2011, 126, (3), 1071-1131 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Top Incomes in the Long Run of History
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2011, 49, (1), 3-71 Downloads View citations (539)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2009

  1. Income Inequality and Progressive Income Taxation in China and India, 1986-2015
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2009, 1, (2), 53-63 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2007

  1. How Progressive is the U.S. Federal Tax System? A Historical and International Perspective
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2007, 21, (1), 3-24 Downloads View citations (72)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. The Evolution of Top Incomes: A Historical and International Perspective
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 200-205 Downloads View citations (134)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. Wealth Concentration in a Developing Economy: Paris and France, 1807–1994
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (1), 236-256 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Top Income Shares in the Long Run: An Overview
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2005, 3, (2-3), 382-392 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Top Indian Incomes, 1922-2000
    World Bank Economic Review, 2005, 19, (1), 1-20 View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2003

  1. Income Inequality in France, 1901-1998
    Journal of Political Economy, 2003, 111, (5), 1004-1042 Downloads View citations (92)
  2. Income Inequality in the United States, 1913–1998
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, 118, (1), 1-41 Downloads View citations (222)

2000

  1. Voting as Communicating
    Review of Economic Studies, 2000, 67, (1), 169-191 Downloads View citations (52)

1999

  1. Can fiscal redistribution undo skill-biased technical change?: Evidence from the French experience
    European Economic Review, 1999, 43, (4-6), 839-851 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Dualism and Macroeconomic Volatility
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1999, 114, (4), 1359-1397 Downloads View citations (171)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  3. Les hauts revenus face aux modifications des taux marginaux supérieurs de l'impôt sur le revenu en France, 1970-1996
    Économie et Prévision, 1999, 138, (2), 25-60 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  4. The information-aggregation approach to political institutions
    European Economic Review, 1999, 43, (4-6), 791-800 Downloads View citations (41)

1998

  1. L'emploi dans les services en France et aux États-Unis: une analyse structurelle sur longue période
    Économie et Statistique, 1998, 318, (1), 73-99 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. L'impact des incitations financières au travail sur les comportements individuels: une estimation pour le cas français
    Économie et Prévision, 1998, 132, (1), 1-35 Downloads View citations (34)
  3. Self-fulfilling beliefs about social status
    Journal of Public Economics, 1998, 70, (1), 115-132 Downloads View citations (35)

1997

  1. Immigration et justice sociale
    Revue Économique, 1997, 48, (5), 1291-1309 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. La redistribution fiscale face au chômage
    Revue Française d'Économie, 1997, 12, (1), 157-201 Downloads View citations (24)
  3. The Dynamics of the Wealth Distribution and the Interest Rate with Credit Rationing
    Review of Economic Studies, 1997, 64, (2), 173-189 Downloads View citations (247)

1996

  1. A federal voting mechanism to solve the fiscal-externality problem
    European Economic Review, 1996, 40, (1), 3-17 Downloads View citations (14)

1995

  1. Social Mobility and Redistributive Politics
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1995, 110, (3), 551-584 Downloads View citations (479)
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1994

  1. Existence of fair allocations in economies with production
    Journal of Public Economics, 1994, 55, (3), 391-405 Downloads View citations (6)

1993

  1. Implementation of First-Best Allocations via Generalized Tax Schedules
    Journal of Economic Theory, 1993, 61, (1), 23-41 Downloads View citations (20)

Books

2010

  1. Income Taxation, Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES)
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc

Edited books

2014

  1. The Economics of Rising Inequalities
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press
  2. Top Incomes Over the Twentieth Century: A Contrast Between Continental European and English-Speaking Countries
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press
  3. Top Incomes: A Global Perspective
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press

2010

  1. Top Incomes: A Global Perspective
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (86)

2007

  1. Top Incomes Over the Twentieth Century: A Contrast Between Continental European and English-Speaking Countries
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (114)

2002

  1. The Economics of Rising Inequalities
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (1)

Chapters

2000

  1. Theories of persistent inequality and intergenerational mobility
    Chapter 08 in Handbook of Income Distribution, 2000, vol. 1, pp 429-476 Downloads View citations (45)
 
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