I’m a nerd at heart; and a weird one at that. Numbers occasionally fascinate me and inside my head I ask myself unusual questions. The other day I wondered what the average American family’s net worth was. Upon looking it up I came experienced a “wow” moment.
I just added A Brief History of Equality by Thomas Piketty to the Recommended Reading List. It is the briefest and least wonkish book by this world renowned French economist who is generally considered to be the world’s greatest authority on inequality.