Joseph Stiglitz

Joseph E Stiglitz

Professor of Economics
Columbia University

Professor Stiglitz teaches at the Business School at Columbia University. He was awarded the 2001 Nobel Memorial Prize for Economics.

Professor Stiglitz helped create a new branch of economics ‘The Economics of Information’. He has written more than 34 books, including People, Power and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent.

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Joseph Stiglitz on the age of inequality

Joseph Stiglitz says our rising level of inequality is not the unfortunate by-product of economic development but is the result of deliberate policy choices. Who is making those choices?