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 and of WID.world at the Paris Scool of Economics (PSE). He is also a an associate researcher at PSE and the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations. He teaches economics and public policy at Sciences Po. (Link to Curriculum Vitae)
Translation of an updated version of "Insoutenables inégalités" (Les Petits Matins, 2017). This book draws on several years of research on the interactions between social and environmental inequalities. It also discusses several concrete policy proposals to transform the social State.
"Unsustainable inequalities: social justice and the environment" Harvard University Press, 2020