How much inequality matters? How can more equality be achieved? Is it true that great empires have fallen because of increased inequality? If any of these questions are answered satisfactorily in this book, then it will have some merit. Otherwise it will be just another example of climbing on a current bandwagon beloved of the Talking Class of Pundits.
In Response to: First Class Passengers on a Sinking Ship: Elite Politics and the Decline of Great Powers