New book: “Unsustainable Inequalities: Social Justice and the Environment”

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)




« Sobering but essential »Science Magazine

« 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

« A must-read »Thomas Piketty