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Capitalism, inequality and healthcare reform
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Although the English translation of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century was published only this month, it has already become a classic in the economics literature. This book is not about healthcare, but it provides us with an excellent background for understanding why we need to reform our current healthcare financing system. It is a must read, not just for those advocating for healthcare reform, but for everyone.

Here is Piketty’s summary of the book’s central thesis: