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Stiglitz, Joseph E.

Works: 1,408 works in 4,674 publications in 16 languages and 76,956 library holdings
Genres: History  Festschriften  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Interviewee, Honoree, Publishing director, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, wat, Creator, Performer
Classifications: HC110.I5, 305.50973
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Most widely held works by Joseph E Stiglitz
Globalization and its discontents by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

134 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 3,881 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
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 5 languages and held by 2,760 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
Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economy by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 2,332 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
Fair trade for all : how trade can promote development by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

60 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,039 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 roaring nineties : a new history of the world's most prosperous decade by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,789 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
The three trillion dollar war : the true cost of the Iraq conflict by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,653 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 )

104 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,489 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 )

29 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,354 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
The euro : how a common currency threatens the future of Europe by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the 2008 financial crisis revealed the shortcomings of the euro and how it has caused Europe's economic stagnation, and outlines three possible plans for moving forward
The economists' voice : top economists take on today's problems by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 835 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
Frontiers of development economics : the future in perspective by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of commodity price stabilization : a study in the economics of risk by David M. G Newbery( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamentals: supply and demand under risk; Market equilibrium; Price stabilization with no supply response; Supply responses to stabilization; Microeconomic repercussions; Economic considerations
Creating a learning society : a new approach to growth, development, and social progress by Joseph E Stiglitz( Book )

32 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and French and held by 591 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 )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 394 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, lawyers, and political scientists address the fundamental channels generated by this wealth and examine the major decisions a country must make when faced with an abundance of a natural resource. They identify such problems as asymmetric bargaining power, limited access to information, the failure to engage in long-term planning, weak institutional structures, and missing mechanisms of accountability. They also provide a series of solutions, including recommendations for contracting with oil companies and allocating revenue; guidelines for negotiators; models for optimal auctions; and, strategies to strengthen state-society linkages and public accountability
Peasants versus city-dwellers : taxation and the burden of economic development by Raaj Kumar Sah( Book )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 381 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 )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 356 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 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most influential and controversial speeches of Joseph Stiglitz are gathered together for the first time in this volume, with an enlightening commentary by Ha-Joon Chang
Industrial policy and economic transformation in Africa by Akbar Noman( Book )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text explores the vital role that industrial policies can play in bringing about a transformation of African economies. Such policies pertain not just to industry. They traverse all economic sectors, including finance, information technology and agriculture. More accurately understood as a package of learning, industrial and technology (LIT) policies, they aim to bring vigorous and lasting growth to the region. This collection features case studies of LIT policies in action in many parts of the world, examining their risks and rewards and what they mean for Sub-Saharan Africa.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, 1998 by 1998, Washington, DC) Conference on Development Economics (10( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1998 Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, the tenth anniversary, was held at the Bank on April 20-21, 1998. The discussions focused on four areas of inquiry: 1) the role of geography in countries' success, 2) the role of effective competition and regulatory policies, 3) the causes of financial crises and ways to prevent them, and 4) the effects of ethnic diversity on democracy and growth. The welcoming address by World Bank President James D. Wolfensohn, the opening remarks by chief Economist Joseph Stiglitz, and the tenth anniversary address by the International Monetary Fund Deputy Managing Director Stanley Fischer all focused both on the role of the conference and on the changing perspectives for development. -- Publisher description
H.C. Recktenwald-Preis für Nationalökonomie : Verleihung an Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz, Ph. D. am 3. Februar 1998( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Globalization and its discontents
Alternative Names
Cozef Stiqlits

Iosephus E. Stiglitz

Joseph E. Stiglitz American economist and professor, born 1943.

Joseph E. Stiglitz ekonomista amerykański, noblista

Joseph E. Stiglitz US-amerikanischer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler

Joseph E. Stiglitz usona ekonomisto

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


Stiglic, Džozef E.

Stiglics, Džozefs E. 1943-

Stiglics, Džozefs J. 1943-

Stiglits Jozef

Stiglitz, D. J. 1943-

Stiglitz, D. Joseph 1943-

Stiglitz, J.

Stiglitz, J. 1943-

Stiglitz J. E.

Stiglitz J. E. 1943-

Stiglitz Joseph

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Stiglitz, Joseph E.

Stiglitz, Joseph E. 1943-

Stiglitz, Joseph E. (Joseph Eugene)

Stiglitz, Joseph E. (Joseph Eugene), 1943-

Stiglitz Joseph Eugene

Stiglitz, Joseph Eugene 1943-

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Джозеф Стиглиц

Джозеф Стыгліц

Джозеф Стігліц

Джоузеф Стиглиц

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Стиглиц, Дж. Ю 1943-

Стиглиц, Дж. Ю. (Джозеф Ю.), 1943-

Стиглиц, Джозеф

Стиглиц, Джозеф Э 1943-

Стиглиц, Джозеф Юджин

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שטיגליץ, ג׳וזף א.

שטיגליץ, ג'וזף י.

جازف سٹگلٹز

جوزف استیگلیتز استاد دانشگاه، اقتصاددان، و نویسنده آمریکایی

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‏جوزف ستيغليتز، 1943-

جوزيف ستيجلز

ستجلتز، جوزيف، 1943-

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ستيغليتز، جوزيف أوجين، 1943-

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스티글리츠, 조셉 E. 1943-

스티글리츠, 조지프 1943-

스티글리츠, 조지프 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-



The price of inequality : [how today's divided society endangers our future]Freefall : America, free markets, and the sinking of the world economyFair trade for all : how trade can promote developmentThe roaring nineties : a new history of the world's most prosperous decadeThe three trillion dollar war : the true cost of the Iraq conflictEconomics of the public sectorThe economists' voice : top economists take on today's problemsFrontiers of development economics : the future in perspective