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Political Conflict

Radical Right Voting and the New Dividing Lines of French Politics [Spanish version]Agenda Pública, 19/04/2022.

Francia: La izquierda ante el riesgo de la irrelevancia en las presidenciales [interview], La Tercera, 01/2022.

Soziale Ungleichheit : Ideen gegen die UngleichheitDie Zeit, 01/2022.

How Culture War KILLS Class Politics [podcast interview], Breaking Points, 12/2021.

Political Cleavages and Social Inequalities, with Amory Gethin [podcast interview], Democracy Nerd, 12/2021.

Izquierda Brahmán vs. Derecha Mercader: Divisiones Políticas y Desigualdades SocialesNada es Gratis, 11/2021.

Political Cleavages, Inequality, and Party Systems in 50 Democracies [podcast interview], Democracy Paradox, 11/2021.

Comment les partis de gauche sont devenus des "partis de diplômés", Germinal, 11/2021.

How politics became a contest dominated by two kinds of elite (with Martínez-Toledano & Piketty), The Guardian, 08/2021.

Educated voters’ leftward shift is surprisingly oldThe Economist, 05/2021.

Débat de l'égalité [video]World Inequality Lab, 20/04/2021.

Dans un système d’élites multiples, les électeurs défavorisés se sentent exclus, entretien, Libération, 05/05/2021.

Pourquoi les pauvres votent-ils à droite ?Le Monde, 03/05/2021.

La gauche est-elle vraiment devenue le camp des « élites diplômées » ?Usbek & Rica, 16/06/2021.

Les classes sociales de moins en moins présentes dans les urnes (with T. Piketty), La Montagne, 04/05/2021.

Clivajes políticos y desigualdad en Francia: ¿voto de clase, populismo o elitismo?Agenda Pública, 29/05/2021.

Clivajes políticos en España (with C. Martínez-Toledano, L. Bauluz, M. Morgan), Agenda Pública, 20/04/2021.

Thailand's democratic foundations remain weak (with T. Jenmana), Bangkok Post, 06/04/2019.

Polls still all about caste and religionEconomic Times, 25/03/2019.

Heurs et malheurs de la gauche éduquéeLe Monde, 21/03/2019.

A quem interessa aumentar a desigualdade? (with T. Piketty, P. Zahluth Bastos, M. Morgan), Valor Econômico, 11/07/2019.

Classe média espremida pesou na eleição, interview (with M. Morgan), Valor Econômico, 06/11/2019.

Inequality in Europe and the United States

Fiscalité : un outil d'efficacité économique ou de justice sociale ? [video]France 24, 25/03/2022.

Why US Inequality Is Higher Than Europe’s (with T. Blanchet & L. Chancel), Project Syndicate, 12/11/2019.

How did Europe do on SDG 10.1?​ (with T. Blanchet & L. Chancel), United Nations Development Programme, 23/05/2019.

Forty years of inequality in Europe: Evidence from distributional national accounts (with T. Blanchet & L. Chancel), VoxEU.

Europe : 40 ans d'inégalités de revenus [video], France 24, 05/04/2019.

Inégalités : les écarts de revenus ont augmenté partout en EuropeLe Monde, 02/04/2019.

France, Europe : la vérité sur les inégalités, LCI, 02/04/2019.

Seit 40 Jahren wachsen die Top-Einkommen doppelt so schnell wie die unteren​, interview, Kontrast, 27/04/2019.

България е сред страните с най-голямо неравенство в доходите, interview, Bulgarian National Radio, 03/04/2019.

Inequality in South Africa

Inequality in South Africa, origins and solutions [video], World Inequality Lab, 03/06/2022.

South Africa: How extreme inequality persistsCulturico, 15/02/2022.

Wealth tax: perspectives in a post-pandemic world, International Policy Center for Inclusive Growth, 10/02/2022.

Not so black and white: Unpicking inequality in South AfricaThe Economist, 25/09/2021.

South Africa Wealth Gap Unchanged Since Apartheid, Says World Inequality LabTime, 05/08/2021.

Taxing wealth in a context of extreme inequality legacy: The case of South Africa (with A. Chatterjee & L. Czajka), VoxEU.

Proposed wealth tax to assist with fiscal sustainability [video], SABC News, 21/01/2021.

Is a wealth tax in South Africa really a bad idea? (with A. Chatterjee & L. Czajka), Business Maverick, 31/01/2021.

Coronavirus: Why South Africa Needs a Wealth Tax Now (with A. Chatterjee & L. Czajka), The Conversation, 28/04/2020.

15% of South Africa's wealth is in the hands of just 3,500 people, study findsGroundUp, 11/03/2020.