“Unsustainable Inequalities: Social Justice and the Environment”

Selection of best books in economics – Financial Times

Selection of best science books – Nature Magazine

“Sobering but essential” – Science Magazine

“An original perspective on the two greatest challenges of our times” – Martin Wolf, Financial Times

“An absolute must-read” Thomas Piketty

“An indispensable metric to reveal the class conflicts (…) between those afraid of the end of the world and those trying to make ends meet” – Bruno Latour


Table of contents (PDF)

Tables and figures: data and sources (XLS)

Income and wealth inequality data discussed in the book can also be accessed via the World Inequality Database

The book is an updated and extended version of “Insoutenables inégalités: pour une justice sociale et environnementale”, published in French (Les Petits Matins, 2017)