The Public Interest

Economic Justice and the Economist

Lester C. Thurow & Richard A. Posner

Fall 1973

IN a recent issue of The Public Interest (No. 31, Spring 1973), Lester Thurow, an economist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, argued that economic justice requires radical changes in the distribution of income and wealth in this country, and proposed specific redistributive measures. I shall argue three points here...

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