Lucas Chancel is an economist, specialized in inequality and in environmental policy. His work focuses on the measurement of economic inequality, its interactions with sustainable development and on the implementation of social and ecological policies.
Lucas is Co-Director of the World Inequality Lab at the Paris Scool of Economics (PSE) and affiliate professor at Sciences Po. He is also a an associate researcher at PSE and the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations. (Link to Curriculum Vitae)
Translation of an updated version of "Insoutenables inégalités" (Les Petits Matins, 2017).
"Unsustainable inequalities: social justice and the environment"
Harvard University Press
Financial Times' selection of Best books of 2020 in economics
Nature's selection of weekly best Science books
"Sobering but essential"
"An original perspective on two of our most significant contemporary challenges"
Martin Wolf, Financial Times