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Joseph Stiglitz: Trickle-down economics is ‘absolutely wrong’

Intelligence Squared Dec 16, 2015 Want to join the debate? Check out the Intelligence Squared website to hear about future live events and podcasts: Taken from the Intelligence Squared event: “Joseph Stiglitz on the Great Divide”. The event can … Continue reading

The climate crisis is our third world war. It needs a bold response | Joseph Stiglitz | Opinion | The Guardian

‘The war on the climate emergency, if correctly waged, would actually be good for the economy’ Photograph: Press Enterpr/Rex/Shutterstock Critics of the Green New Deal ask if we can afford it. But we can’t afford not to: our civilisation is … Continue reading

Joseph Stiglitz: “We have to have progressive capitalism”

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The Film Archives Published on Feb 25, 2019

Inequality and Climate Change: Joseph Stiglitz and Nicholas Stern in Conversation

The Graduate Center, CUNY Published on Apr 29, 2015 On Earth Day 2015, Joseph Stiglitz and Nicholas Stern, two of the world’s leading experts on economics and the environment, joined in conversation about the intersection of climate change and inequality. … Continue reading

Thomas Piketty, Paul Krugman and Joseph Stiglitz: The Genius of Economics

92Y Plus Published on Mar 6, 2015 Piketty, arguably the world’s leading expert on income and wealth inequality, does more than document the growing concentration of income in the hands of a small economic elite. He also makes a powerful … Continue reading

Joseph Stiglitz: Trump has ‘fascist’ tendencies

The Guardian Published on Nov 16, 2017 The economist and and author of Globalisation and its Discontents talks to the Guardian’s Larry Elliott about why he considers Donald Trump unfit to be US president. He says stagnant incomes, the opioid … Continue reading

The Great Divide with Joseph Stiglitz and Robert Reich

University of California Television (UCTV) Published on May 22, 2015 (Visit: Economist Joseph Stiglitz and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich reminisce about opposing “corporate welfare” during their days in the Clinton Administration and talk here about problematic trade deals, … Continue reading

Joseph Stiglitz: It’s Time to Get Radical on Inequality

New Economic Thinking Published on Jun 26, 2015 America’s economic system has failed by not raising living standards for most. Nobel laureate Stiglitz, author of The Price of Inequality and The Great Divide, studies the forces driving inequality and what … Continue reading

Economist Joseph Stiglitz: Trump’s Budget Takes a Sledgehammer to What Remains of the American Dream

Democracy Now! Published on May 24, 2017 – The Trump administration unveiled its $4.1 trillion budget Tuesday. The plan includes massive cuts to social programs, while calling for historic increases in military spending. The budget proposes slashing $800 billion … Continue reading