Posts byNuno Sousa

My name is Nuno Sousa. I am a student of the Master’s in Economics. Proud Portuguese, I’m passionate about Economics, Politics and everything related to the European Union.

Piketty- the Economist for the 21st Century?

Thomas Piketty, born in France in 1971, has become one of the most famous economists in the world and an idol to many progressives. Piketty reached the spotlight after the publishing of his book “The Capital in the 21st Century” in 2013, which mirrors the name of Karl Marx’s masterpiece “Das Kapital”. Piketty studied Mathematics
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Catalonia (part 2)- A Postponed State

This is the second half of a two-part article about Catalonia and its independence movement. It is based on the article published by me in the Winter 2019 paper edition of Rostra Economica. In the previous part of the article we discussed the origins of Catalonia and the most important political events leading up to
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Catalonia (part 1)- Origins of a Discontent

This is the first half of a two-part article about Catalonia and its independence movement. It is based on the article published by me in the Winter 2019 paper edition of Rostra Economica. Catalonia is an autonomous community in north-eastern Spain, self-designated in its Statute of Autonomy as a nationality, with 7.5 million inhabitants. It
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