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Joseph E. Stiglitz
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Apr 06,2022
NEW YORK  —  The fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has reminded us of the unforeseeable disruptions constantly confronting the global economy. We have been taught this lesson many times.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Feb 09,2022
NEW YORK — Although some supply shortages were anticipated as the global economy reopened after the COVID-19 lockdowns, they have proved more pervasive and less transitory than had been hoped.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Jan 12,2022
NEW YORK — Although COVID-19 has been hard on everyone, it has not been an “equal opportunity” disease. The virus poses a greater threat to those who are already in poor health, many of whom are concentrated in poor countries with weak public-health systems.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Nov 13,2021
NEW YORK — US President Joe Biden faces a critical decision: Whom to appoint as chair of the Federal Reserve (Fed), arguably the most powerful position in the global economy.The wrong choice can have grave consequences.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Sep 09,2021
NEW YORK — The upsurge of COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths in the United States serves as a bitter reminder that the pandemic is not over.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Aug 28,2021
NEW YORK — The world has finally awoken to the existential imperative of securing a rapid transition to a green economy. Finance will play a pivotal role in that process.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Jul 07,2021
NEW YORK — It appears that the international community is moving towards what many are calling a historic agreement to set a global minimum tax rate on multinational corporations (MNCs).
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Jun 07,2021
NEW YORK — Slight increases in the rate of inflation in the United States and Europe have triggered financial-market anxieties.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Feb 06,2021
NEW YORK  —  US President Joe Biden has proposed a $1.9 trillion rescue plan to help the American economy recover from the pandemic.
By Joseph E. Stiglitz - Jan 02,2021
NEW YORK — There is so much to celebrate with the new year. The arrival of safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines means that there is light at the end of the pandemic tunnel (though the next few months will be horrific).

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