Friday, 21 January , 2022

Stiglitz Joseph

A Coup Attempt at the IMF

Kristalina Georgieva, the IMF's Managing Director since 2019, has been a bold leader in confronting the economic fallout of the pandemic, as well as...

Restructuring Argentina’s Private Debt is Essential

By Joseph E. Stiglitz , Edmund S. Phelps, Carmen M. Reinhart May 6, 2020 Argentina's creditors are being asked to accept a proposal that would reduce their revenue...

Plagued by Trumpism

by Joseph Stiglitz 12th March 2020 As an educator, I’m always looking for ‘teachable moments’—current events that illustrate and reinforce the principles on which I’ve been...

Stiglitz: A cultural Genocide in Greece

Joseph Stiglitz discusses ‘value crisis’ at Davos, Greek crisis By NIKO EFSTATHIOU 05.02.2018 Joseph Stiglitz is a Davos veteran. The renowned economist and winner of the...

Stiglitz’ €-book: Excellent Stuff for Debate

Left critics will have no problem to show that Stiglitz is an ‘ordinary’ neo-keynesian, whose thinking is not that different from mainstream economic theory. He makes no secret of his credo in ‘inclusive capitalism’. When he speaks of full employment, it is in the sense of the NAIRU, which in fact subordinates a social need to a macroeconomic model. He promotes the

Clearing Up This Mess

John Maynard Keynes had the answer to the crisis we’re now facing; but it was blocked and then forgotten. By George Monbiot. Published in the...

Why star economists support left-wing parties in Europe

Most of the famous economists around the world such as Paul Krugman, Joseph Stiglitz, James Galbraith and Thomas Piketty are against the austerity measures,...