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Stiglitz, Joseph E.

Works: 1,161 works in 4,088 publications in 18 languages and 65,310 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks  Periodicals  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Publishing director, Honoree, Interviewee, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Dedicatee, Creator, wat, Performer
Classifications: HF1418.5, 337
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Globalization and its discontents by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

135 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 4,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effects of global economic policies on developing nations, discussing agencies and concepts including the International Monetary Fund, the East Asia crisis, trade laws, fair markets, and privatization
Making globalization work by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

82 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This book] focuses on policies that truly work, offering fresh new thinking about the questions that shape the globalization debate, including a plan to restructure a global financial system made unstable by America's debt, ideas for how countries can grow without degrading the environment, a framework for free and fair global trade, and much more. Throughout, [the author] reveals that economic globalization continues to outpace both the political structures and the moral sensitivity required to ensure a just and sustainable world. And he makes plain the real work that all nations must undertake to realize that goal.-Dust jacket
Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this forthright and incisive book, Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz explains how America exported bad economics, bad policies, and bad behavior to the rest of the world, only to cobble together a haphazard and ineffective response when the markets finally seized up. Stiglitz then outlines a way to restore the balance between markets and government, address the inequalities of the global financial system, and demand more good ideas (and less ideology) from economists
The price of inequality : [how today's divided society endangers our future] by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

71 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work examines how the wealthy classes have contributed to growing inequality in society and explains how the quest to increase wealth has hindered the country's economic growth as well as its efforts to solve its most pressing economic problems. In it the author, a Nobel Prize-winning economist puts forth a forceful argument against America's vicious circle of growing inequality. America currently has the most inequality, and the least equality of opportunity, among the advanced countries. While market forces play a role in this stark picture, politics has shaped those market forces. Here the author exposes the efforts of well-heeled interests to compound their wealth in ways that have stifled true, dynamic capitalism. Along the way he examines the effect of inequality on our economy, our democracy, and our system of justice. He explains how inequality affects and is affected by every aspect of national policy, and offers a vision for a more just and prosperous future, supported by a concrete program to achieve that vision
The roaring nineties : a new history of the world's most prosperous decade by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

64 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenges perceptions about financial theories stemming from the apparent prosperity of the 1990s, noting such factors as reduced accounting standards and deregulation that caused the economic problems of today
Fair trade for all : how trade can promote development by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

58 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel Prize winner Stiglitz joins with fellow economist Andrew Charlton to offer an argument about how globalization can actually help Third World countries. They address one of the key issues--how can the poorer countries of the world be helped to help themselves through freer, fairer trade? To answer this question, the authors put forward a radical and realistic new model for managing trading relationships between the richest and the poorest countries, designed to open up markets in the interests of all nations and not just the most powerful economies, to ensure that trade promotes development, and to minimize the costs of adjustments. Beginning with a brief history of the World Trade Organization, the authors explore the failure of the 2003 Cancun summit and the obstacles that face the Doha Round of negotiations. Finally they spell out the reforms and principles upon which a successful agreement must be based.--From publisher description
The three trillion dollar war : the true cost of the Iraq conflict by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel Prize winner Joseph E. Stiglitz and Harvard professor Linda J. Bilmes cast a spotlight on expense items that have been hidden from the U.S. taxpayer, including not only big-ticket items like replacing military equipment (being used up at six times the peacetime rate) but also the cost of caring for thousands of wounded veterans--for the rest of their lives. Shifting to a global focus, the authors investigate the cost in lives and economic damage within Iraq and the region. Finally, with the chilling precision of an actuary, the authors measure what the U.S. taxpayer's money would have produced if instead it had been invested in the further growth of the U.S. economy.--From
Economics of the public sector by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

102 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work has been brought up-to-date to reflect major tax changes that have occured since the publication of the second edition. A theoretical framework for the basis of taxation is introduced to the student before surveys of American and other tax systems are explained
The great divide : unequal societies and what we can do about them by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes of inequality, including unjust and irresponsible economic policies and misguided priorities, and offers suggestions to help the United States become a more fair and equitable society. --Publisher's description
Principles of microeconomics by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

92 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Co-written by Joseph Stiglitz, winner of the Nobel Prize for his research on imperfect markets, and Carl E. Walsh, one of the leading monetary economists in the field, Principles of Microeconomics is the most modern and accurate text available."--Publisher's website
Whither socialism? by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economists' voice : top economists take on today's problems by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: In this valuable resource, more than thirty of the world's top economists offer innovative policy ideas and insightful commentary on our most pressing economic issues, such as global warming, the global economy, government spending, Social Security, tax reform, real estate, and political and social policy, including an extensive look at the economics of capital punishment, welfare reform, and the recent presidential elections. Contributors are Nobel Prize winners, former presidential advisers, well-respected columnists, academics, and practitioners from across the political spectrum. Joseph E. Stiglitz takes a hard look at the high cost of the Iraq War; Nobel Laureates Kenneth Arrow, Thomas Schelling, and Stiglitz provide insight and advice on global warming; Paul Krugman demystifies Social Security; Bradford DeLong presents divergent views on the coming dollar crisis; Diana Farrell reconsiders the impact of U.S. offshoring; Michael J. Boskin distinguishes what is "sense" and what is "nonsense" in discussions of federal deficits and debt; and Ronald I. McKinnon points out the consequences of the deindustrialization of America. Additional essays question whether welfare reform was successful and explore the economic consequences of global warming and the rebuilding of New Orleans. They describe how a simple switch in auto insurance policy could benefit the environment; unravel the dangers of an unchecked housing bubble; and investigate the mishandling of the lending institutions Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. Balancing empirical data with economic theory, The Economists' Voice proves that the unique perspective of the economist is a vital one for understanding today's world
Economics by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

83 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Integrates contemporary economics into the traditional curriculum. This book offers coverage of the economics of information and imperfect markets. It emphasises on the critical role of capital markets in the macro economy
Rethinking the East Asia miracle by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides analytical perspectives on key facets of the East Asian economies after the crisis of 1997-99. It discusses weaknesses in the financial sector, corporate governance, exchange rate and trade policies
Frontiers of development economics : the future in perspective by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This forward-looking volume explores the future of development economics against the background of the past half century of development trhought and practice. Outstanding representatives of the past two generations of development economists assess development thinking at the turn of the century and look to the unsettled questions confronting the next generation. The volume offers a thorough analysis of the broad range of issues involved in development economics. It is especially timely in its critique of what is needed in development theory and policy to reduce poverty. An overriding issue is whether in the future "development economics" is to be regarded simply as applied economics or whether the nature and scope of development economics will constitute a need for a special development theory to supplement general economic theory. Thirty-three development economists contribute to the volume
Creating a learning society : a new approach to growth, development, and social progress by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profound and dazzling. In their new book, Joseph E. Stiglitz and Bruce C. Greenwald study the human wish to learn and our ability to learn and so uncover the processes that relate the institutions we devise and the accompanying processes that drive the production, dissemination, and use of knowledge. The authors' analysis provides the foundations of an understanding of the progress and regress of nations. This is social science at its best. -- Partha Dasgupta, University of Cambridge
Escaping the resource curse by Macartan Humphreys( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wealth derived from natural resources can have a tremendous impact on the economics and politics of producing countries. In the last quarter century, we have seen the surprising and sobering consequences of this wealth, producing what is now known as the ""resource curse."" Countries with large endowments of natural resources, such as oil and gas, often do worse than their poorer neighbors. Their resource wealth frequently leads to lower growth rates, greater volatility, more corruption, and, in extreme cases, devastating civil wars. In this volume, leading economists, lawyer
Peasants versus city-dwellers : taxation and the burden of economic development by Raaj Kumar Sah( Book )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of today's countries face town versus country tensions of increasing diversity. This text analyses these tensions & issues, taking into account the diversity of institutions and economic environments observed in developing countries
Economics for an imperfect world : essays in honor of Joseph E. Stiglitz by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The focus of Joseph Stiglitz's work in economics throughout his long and distinguished career has been on the real world, with all of its imperfections
Joseph Stiglitz and the World Bank : the rebel within by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

11 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains nine essays, which provide a diverse but fairly representative selection of Stiglitz's contribution during his time at the World Bank. The essays roughly fall into three groups. The first group, which comprises the first three chapters, is "theoretical". Here Stiglitz's general vision for development and their theoretical underpinnings are spelt out. The second group, deals with the two key events during his time at the World Bank. These were the tenth anniversary of the collapse of communism and the Asian financial crisis The last group of essays, discuss in depth some key themes that he developed while at the World Bank. They are knowledge (and learning), participation, transparency, and economic democracy
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Globalization and its discontents
Alternative Names
Cozef Stiqlits

Iosephus E. Stiglitz

Joseph E. Stiglitz ekonomista amerykański, noblista

Joseph E. Stiglitz US-amerikanischer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler

Joseph Eugene Stiglitz

Joseph Eugene Stiglitz Amerikaans auteur

Joseph Stiglitz

Joseph Stiglitz American economist and professor

Joseph Stiglitz Economista e professor (1943-)

Joseph Stiglitz economista e saggista statunitense

Joseph Stiglitz economista y profesor estadounidense

Joseph Stiglitz économiste américain

Joseph Stiglitz Nobel-díjas amerikai közgazdász


Stiglics, Džozefs E., 1943-

Stiglics, Džozefs J., 1943-

Stiglitz, D. J. 1943-

Stiglitz, D. Joseph 1943-

Stiglitz, J. 1943-

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Stiglitz J. E. 1943-

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Stiglitz, Joseph E. (Joseph Eugene)

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Джозеф Стиглиц

Джозеф Стыгліц

Джозеф Стігліц

Джоузеф Стиглиц

Стиглиц Д. 1943-

Стиглиц Д. Э. 1943-

Стиглиц, Дж. Ю. (Джозеф Ю.), 1943-

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Стиглиц, Джозеф Э., 1943-

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ג'וזף שטיגליץ

שטיגליץ, ג׳וזף א.

جازف سٹگلٹز

جوزف استیگلیتز استاد دانشگاه، اقتصاددان، و نویسنده آمریکایی

جوزف اسٹگلیز

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ستيغليتز، جوزيف أوجين، 1943-

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스티글리츠, 조셉 E. 1943-

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スティグリッツ, J. E.

スティグリッツ, ジョセフ・E.

スティグリッツ, ジョセフ E. 1943-



Making globalization workFreefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economyThe price of inequality : [how today's divided society endangers our future]The roaring nineties : a new history of the world's most prosperous decadeFair trade for all : how trade can promote developmentThe three trillion dollar war : the true cost of the Iraq conflictEconomics of the public sectorPrinciples of microeconomics