Author

 
Joseph Stiglitz

Joseph Stiglitz

    How to bamboozle America
    How to bamboozle America
    What are we to make of the Congressional rejection of the Hank Paulson proposal? The politics is simple: elections are a rare moment of accountability in our political process and all 435 members of the United States House of Representatives are up for re-election in a matter of weeks....
    Development in defiance of the Washington consensus
    Development in defiance of the Washington consensus
    China is about to adopt its 11th five-year plan, setting the stage for the continuation of probably the most remarkable economic transformation in...
    US economic folly should worry us all
    US economic folly should worry us all
    In 2001, President Bush misled the American people. He said that a tax cut that was not designed to stimulate the economy would stimulate it. But...