On Tuesday 11 June 2024, the World Inequality Lab will host a discussion at Paris School of Economics on the relation between inequality reduction and constitutional changes with:

Associate Professor, Law Department, University of Auckland

Author of Tyranny of Greed, Capitalism v. Democracy, La Charte des Oligarques.

Professor, Economic Department, Sciences Po Paris

Co-director, Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Evaluation of Public Policies (LIEPP)’s “Evaluation of Democracy” research group

Research Fellow, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)

Professor of Economics at EHESS and at the Paris School of Economics

Co-director of the World Inequality Lab


18:30 Welcome

18:30-19:00 – Presentation by Timothy K. Kuhner: an overview of his work

19:00-19:30 – Discussion with Julia Cagé and Thomas Piketty

19:30-20:00 – Q&A with the audience



📅 Tuesday 11 June, 18:30 – 20:00 (doors open 18:15)

📍 Amphitheatre Daniel Cohen, Paris School of Economics, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, Paris 14e (in person, no livestream).

🎙 The conference will be held in English

🖊️ To register, click here.


This event is part of the Equality Debates series organized by the World Inequality Lab. Equality Debates feature the presentation of new research around the theme of equality and inequality, followed by a discussion with the audience.



Alice Fauvel, Communications Manager: alice.fauvel@psemail.eu