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Thomas Piketty is an economist and professor at the Paris School of Economics. His book, "Capital in the Twenty-first Century," caused a sensation upon publication. To determine what twenty-first-century socialism is, he seeks to “identify its philosophical underpinnings, compare them with capitalism, and then present several socialist variants.” Contrary to the socialist pillars are “the behavioral ethos” of capitalism, which allows individual to engage in economic activity and take responsibility.